My name is [insert real name here] and I have been authorised to act on behalf
of [band name], c/o [record label] , [website] , to seek the removal
of their recorded works from various cyberlocker sites.
This letter is official notification under the provisions of Section
512(c) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (”DMCA”) to demand
removal of the infringing materials. Please be advised that law
requires you, as a service provider, to “expeditiously remove or
disable access to” the infringing material upon receipt of this notice
and that the effect of noncompliance may result in your being liable
for secondary copyright infringement.
I have a good faith belief that use of the materials set forth below
and in the manner complained of here is not authorized by [insert name of copyright holder / artist / label], the copyright holder, or by the law. The information provided
here is accurate to the best of my knowledge. I swear under penalty of
perjury that I am the copyright holder.
My current contact information is included below next to my signature
and please send me a prompt response indicating the actions you have
taken to resolve this matter.
/s/[real name], [real address], [post code]. | [telephone number] |
email: [name] [at] [domain]
List and location of infringing materials:
The website : [url of offending website that, most likely, uploaded
the file and who is almost certainly making more money out of it than
has uploaded “[title of album or single]” by [artist name] – for
This is not, nor will ever be, authorised by [label name]. This has just
been released for sale and can be purchased in physical form as well
as downloaded LEGALLY from most reputable digital music retailers, as
mentioned here on our website:
[url of preferred online retailer]
The user at the url of
[offending website url] has uploaded files for download that they DO
NOT have the authority, nor permission to do so.
They do so knowingly and repeatedly.
The following url is for the illegal .rar/.zip/.7z archive located on your
[location of offending file on the cyberlocker site you are sending
the notice to]