Copyright Notice and Claims Regarding Copyright Infringement

We respect the intellectual property rights of others and desire to offer a website which contains no content that violates those rights. To promote this objective, we provide a process for submission of complaints concerning content posted on the Site. Please note that any notice you submit must be truthful and must be submitted under penalty of perjury. A false notice may result in personal liability. You may therefore want to see the advice of legal counsel before submitting a notice.

If you believe your work has been copied and posted on the Site in a way that you believe to constitute copyright infringement, please send a notification to our Copyright Agent (see contact details below) with all of the following information: (a) identification of the copyrighted work(s) claimed to have been infringed; (b) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material (preferably the URL(s) of such material); (c) your contact information, including your address, telephone number and email address; (d) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (e) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf; and (f) your physical or electronic signature. The Copyright Agent for notification of claimed infringement can be reached as follows: SAGE Publications, Inc., Legal Department, 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320; Facsimile: (805) 410-7008; Phone: (805) 499-0721; E-mail:; Attn: Copyright Agent.


Rev. 01/2014