INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Last updated on March 20, 2019:


We take claims of copyright or trademark infringement seriously. We are committed to ensuring that users who use the Invention Academy website respect the intellectual property of others. This policy covers the procedures to be followed in the event of notifications of copyright infringement submitted by content owners and trademark infringement notifications submitted by trademark owners with respect to content copied and made available on an invention.academy web page contrary to the principle of copyright and trademark rights respect.  


NOTIFICATION OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT


If Invention Academy is aware of any content on its website that infringes copyright. Invention Academy may then, in circumstances deemed appropriate and at its own discretion, remove any content that may infringe the copyright of others. We reserve the right to terminate a user's account at any time, including in the event of publication of content in violation of the copyright of others.

If you believe that content accessible on or from the invention.academy website infringes your copyright, you may request the removal of such content from the website by submitting a copyright infringement notification. Your notification must essentially include the following elements:

  • The physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner who would be infringed.

  • Identification of the copyrighted content alleged to have been infringed or, if more than one copyrighted content is covered by a single notification, provide a representative list of such content.

  • Identification of the content that is alleged to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that must be removed, and information reasonably sufficient to enable us to locate such content.

  • Information reasonably sufficient to enable us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number and, where applicable, an e-mail to which the complaining party may be contacted.

  • A statement that the complaining party believes in good faith that the use of the content in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, and its representative or by the law.

  • A statement that the information contained in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of a copyright that would be infringed.

Deliberately submitting a false or misleading notification for copyright infringement is illegal and you may be liable and may have to pay damages as a result. Invention Academy reserves the right to claim damages from any person who submits a notification of copyright infringement that is false or in violation of the law. 


COUNTER-NOTIFICATION OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT


If you believe that the content you have posted on the invention.academy website has been mistakenly removed or that you have the permission of the copyright owner to use this content on the website, you may send us a counter-notification. The counter-notification must essentially include the following elements:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the instructor.

  • Identification of the content that has been removed and where the content appeared before it was removed.

  • A statement under penalty of perjury that the user believes in good faith that the content has been removed as a result of an error or a problem identifying the removed content.

  • A statement that you agree to submit to an appropriate judicial body depending on your location.

Deliberately submitting a false or misleading counter-notification is illegal and you may be liable and may have to pay damages accordingly. Invention Academy reserves the right to claim damages from any person who submits a false or unlawful counter-notification of copyright infringement. 


NOTIFICATION OF TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT


If you believe that content accessible on or from the invention.academy website infringes your trademark rights, you may request the removal of such content from the website by submitting a notification for trademark infringement. Your notification must essentially include the following elements:

  • Full contact details (full name, postal address, e-mail and telephone number)

  • The word, symbol, etc. on which you claim trademark rights.

  • The basis for your trademark claim (such as a national or Community registration), including the registration number, if applicable.

  • The country or jurisdiction in which you are claiming trademark rights.

  • The category of goods and/or services for which you are claiming rights.

  • Information that reasonably enables Invention Academy to locate on invention.academy content that you believe infringes your trademark rights. (Indicate the URL that leads directly to the infringed content.)

  • A description of how you feel the content violates your brand.

  • If you are not the rights holder, an explanation of your relationship with the rights holder.

  • A statement that you consider in good faith that the use of the mark described above in the notification is not authorized by the owner of the mark, his representative or by the law and that the information contained in your notification is accurate; and under penalty of perjury that you are the owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the trademark to which it has been infringed.

  • Your electronic signature or your physical signature.

Deliberately submitting a false or misleading notification is illegal and you may be held liable and may have to pay damages accordingly. Invention Academy reserves the right to claim damages from any person who submits a notification of trademark infringement that is false or in violation of the law. 


CONTACT INFORMATION


To receive and respond to notifications of copyright or trademark infringement, please contact us by e-mail at: copyright@invention.academy.