We received the following message from Trace Lehnhoff and have removed the photos and thread discussing them. Please do not post any photos which may contain a copyright.
This letter is official notification under the provisions of Section 512(c) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) to effect removal of the above-reported infringements. I request that you immediately issue a cancellation message as specified in RFC 1036 for the specified postings and prevent the infringer, who is identified by its Web address, from posting the infringing photographs to your servers in the future. Please be advised that law requires you, as a service provider, to “expeditiously remove or disable access to” the infringing photographs upon receiving this notice. Noncompliance may result in a loss of immunity for liability under the DMCA.
I have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of here is not authorized by me, the copyright holder, or 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.
Please send me at the address noted below a prompt response indicating the actions you have taken to resolve this matter. My lawyers at the firm of XXXX & OOOOO & Blank & Blank are prepared to take legal action if this is not removed. Also note that a copyright does not have to be registered with the U.S. Copyright Office for you to take advantage of this DMCA provision.