Amended as of April 16, 2010
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Copyright/Intellectual Property Policy
It is NEFP’s policy, in appropriate circumstances & at its discretion, to disable &/or terminate the accounts of users who may infringe or repeatedly infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of NEFP &/or others.
Notice for Claims of Intellectual Property Violations & Agent for Notice
If you believe in good faith that any material on our Site infringes on your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that we remove or block access to the infringing material that includes the following information:
1. an electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
2. identification of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed upon;
3. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the newenglandfoam.com Site, with sufficient detail that we may find it on the Site;
4. your address, telephone number, & email address;
5. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or intellectual property owner, its agent, or the law;
6. information, if possible, sufficient to permit NEFP to notify the owner/administrator of the allegedly infringing webpage or other content; &
7. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate & that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
If you believe in good faith that someone has wrongfully filed a notice of copyright infringement against you, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “DMCA”) permits you to send us a counter-notice. Notices & counter-notices must meet the then current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA. Notices & counter-notices should be sent to our Copyright Agent:
By mail: New England Foam Products, LLC, 760 Windsor St., Hartford, CT 06120
By phone: 860.524.0121 By fax: 860.522.5830 A
By email: Contact Us
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Restrictions on Use of Material
Except as expressly permitted, you agree not to use the Site for sale, trade or other commercial purposes, &, you may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the Content on the Site. Only if you obtain prior written consent from us — & from all other entities with an interest in the relevant intellectual property – (in each instance) may you publish, display or commercially exploit any material from the Site. To seek our permission, you may write to us at the address provided below. If permission is granted by NEFP & by all other entities with an interest in the relevant intellectual property, you may not change or delete any author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice. Without limiting the foregoing & for the avoidance of doubt, you must abide by all additional copyright notices & other restrictions contained on the Site.
Although comments & questions are welcome & Submissions are expected & encouraged, in operating this site, NEFP does not solicit nor does it wish to receive any confidential, proprietary or trade secret information or other material from you through this Site or NEFP mail & email addresses, or in any other way (excluding Submissions). Please note that any information, materials, suggestions, ideas or comments (collectively, the “Unsolicited Materials”) sent to NEFP will be deemed non-confidential. By submitting or sending any such Unsolicited Materials to us, you represent & warrant that the information is original to you & that no other party has any rights to the Unsolicited Materials. Accordingly, any Unsolicited Material will become & remain the property of NEFP. For the avoidance of doubt, Submissions made through the Site are not Unsolicited Materials.
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