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Copyright Infringement Counter Notification Form
If a subscriber receives notice that, in response to a notification of claimed infringement under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, an OSP has removed or disabled access to material that the subscriber placed on the Internet, the Act permits the subscriber, in certain circumstances, to file a counter notification.
A counter notification under the Act must be submitted to the OSP’s Designated Agent and must substantially conform to the requirements set forth below:
17 U.S.C § 512(g)(3) Contents of Counter Notification
To be effective under this subsection, a counter notification must be a written communication provided to the service provider's designated agent that includes substantially the following:
- A physical or electronic signature of the subscriber.
- Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
- A statement under penalty of perjury that the subscriber has 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.
- The subscriber's name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that the subscriber consents to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if the subscriber's address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.
Contact information for Qwest's Designated Agent is as follows. You may notify Qwest's Designated Agent by mail or by submitting the form below.
600 Stinson Blvd., #3N
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Please provide the following information regarding the alleged copyright infringement in dispute:
By submitting this counter notification you are indicating under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material identified above was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification. Further, you are consenting to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address you provided above is located and are agreeing that you will accept service of process from the person who provided the original DMCA notification or an agent of such person.