HotFile (www.hotfile.com) is an Online Service Provider under Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act,
17 U.S.C. Section 512 ("DMCA"). This document outlines the policy that hotfile.com have introduced in
order to implement notice and takedown policy as required by DMCA. This document guides copyright
owners interested in utilizing this procedure, as well as service users interested in restoring access to material
mistakenly taken down.
Writing and sending Proper NotificationThe DMCA provides a legal procedure by which you can request any Online Service Provider to disable access to a website where your copyrighted work(s) are appearing without your permission. The legal procedure consists of two parts: (1) Writing a Proper DMCA Notice, and (2) Sending the Proper DMCA Notice to hotfile.com Designated Agent.
To write a Proper DMCA Notice, state the following information:
Notice and takedown procedureHotFile.com will follow the procedures provided in the DCMA to properly enforce rights of copyright holders. When a Proper DMCA notification is received by Designated Agent, or when hotfile.com becomes otherwise aware that copyright rights are infringed, it will remove or disable access to infringing materials as soon as possible. You don't need to wait confirmation from us about this action.
If users submitting or downloading materials believe that their use of materials was lawful, they have the right of sending a Proper Counter-notification in order to restore access to these materials. Hotfile.com will comply with the appropriate provisions of the DMCA in the event a counter notification is received by its Designated Agent.
Thank you for your understanding!