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a. A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner;
b. Identification of the copyrighted work or works claimed to have been infringed;
c. A detailed description of the material you claim is infringing, together with information sufficient to enable us to locate it, including the URL where the infringing material appears;
d. Your name, mailing address, telephone number and email address;
e. A statement by you that you believe in good faith belief that the copyrighted material identified is being used in a manner that is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and
f. A statement by you that the above information is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright allegedly infringed.
To notify USAPTC of claimed copyright infringement in accordance with Section 512 of the Copyright Act, please send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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