Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Policy

Oral Allergy Syndrome Network respects the intellectual property of others and is in compliance with Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c). In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), it is our policy to respond to any copyright and/or applicable property law infringements submitted to Oral Allergy Syndrome Network’s DMCA Office. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied or posted in a way that constitutes copyright infringement on our site or if links to your copyrighted material is returned through our search engine and you want this material removed you may notify our copyright agent in writing. For your complaint to be valid under the DMCA, you must provide the following information when providing notice of the claimed copyright infringement:

The following elements must be included in your copyright infringement claim:

  1. Sufficient contact information so that we may contact you, such as an address, fax number, and telephone number. You must also include a valid email address.
  2. Identify in sufficient detail the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed. For infringement via our search engine provide at least one search term under which the material appears.
  3. Identification of the infringing material to be removed, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Please submit the URL of the page in question to assist us in identifying the allegedly infringed work.
  4. A statement that the complaining party “in good faith believes that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by copyright owner, its agent, or law.”
  5. A statement that the “information in the notification is accurate”, and “under penalty of perjury, the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.”
  6. Please provide proof of authorization if acting on behalf of the copyright owner.
  7. A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or someone authorized to act on behalf of the owner.

Submit the above information by email to the DMCA office at:


Subject line to read: DMCA Office

Please be aware that under federal law, if you knowingly misrepresent information listed on our site that is infringing on your copyrights, you will be liable for civil penalties. These include monetary damages, court costs, and attorney’s fees incurred by Oral Allergy Syndrome Network, by any copyright owner, or by any copyright owner’s licensee that is injured as a result of our relying upon your misrepresentation. You may also be subject to criminal prosecution for perjury. We suggest that you first contact an attorney for legal assistance on this matter.

Please allow 1-2 business days for an email response. Note that emailing your complaint to other parties such as our Internet Service Provider will not expedite your request and may result in a delayed response due the complaint not properly being filed.

This information should not be construed as legal advice, for further details on the information required for valid DMCA notifications, see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3).

Counter Notification – Restoration of Material

If you have received a notice of material being takedown because of a copyright infringement claim, you may provide us with a counter notification in an effort to have the material in question restored to the site. Said notification must be given in writing to our DMCA Office and must contain substantially the following elements pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c):

  1. Your physical or electronic signature.
  2. A description of the material that has been taken down and the original location of the material before it was taken down.
  3. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a “good faith belief” that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
  4. Your name, address, telephone number, email address, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the federal district court for the judicial district in which the address is located (or if you are outside of the United States, that you consent to jurisdiction of any judicial district in which the service provider may be found), and that the you will accept service of process from the person or company who provided the original infringement notification.
  5. Email your counter notice to our DMCA Office:, subject line to read: DMCA office.


Oral Allergy Syndrome Network reserves the right to modify the contents of this page and its policy for handling DMCA claims at any time for any reason. You are encouraged to check back to review this policy frequently for any changes.

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