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Please note that we will respond only to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. The text of the Act can be found at the U.S. Copyright Office Web Site.
To file a notice of infringement with us, you must provide a written communication (by email with an attached and signed PDF or by fax) that sets forth the items specified below.
To enable us to address your concerns, please provide the following information:
- I. For each allegedly infringing image, video or piece of text that you wish to have removed from one of our sites, provide the exact permanent URL for the page containing the material.
- II. Provide information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you: an email address is preferred, as well as a telephone contact number.
- III. For images, provide the following information detailing your claim to ownership of the copyright in the allegedly infringing image:
- IV. Proof of copyright in the image concerned, namely proof of registration of the Image under the DMCA; OR, absent such registration, a detailed description of where the photograph was taken, by whom, who or what the subject of the image is, and evidence to support your claim that you own the copyright in the image. We will not comply with requests to remove an image where the complainant cannot prove that they own the copyright in the image in question.
- V. Include the following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.”
- VI. Sign the document and email it to: douglas (AT) douglaslagos (DOT) com
Please note that you will be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) if you materially misrepresent that any material on our sites is infringing your copyrights.
Indeed, in a recent case a company that sent an infringement notification seeking removal of online materials that were protected by the Fair Use doctrine was ordered to pay such costs and attorneys` fees. The company agreed to pay over $100,000. Accordingly, if you are not sure whether material available online infringes your copyright, we suggest that you first contact an attorney.
Please note that a copy of each legal notice we receive will be sent (with your personal information removed) to Chilling Effects for publication. You can see an example of such a publication here.
We also reserve the right to publish your letter on the DL Site(s).
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11. General Disclaimer – The information, services, products, claims, and materials on this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. We disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied effectiveness of the ideas or success strategies listed on this site as well as those that are provided in our services. The only exception is the services and/or products listed under “17. * Eligibility Restrictions Apply”. Links to content on and quotation of material from other sites are not the responsibility of DouglasLagos.com.
Email sent to any of the DouglasLagos.com sites is considered our property. We will respect and protect anonymous sources as tipsters, but all correspondence is considered available for publication.
All DL Site are in compliance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. For more information on the legality of thumbnail usage of photographs, please download the 9th Circuit Court’s ruling in Kelly v. Arriba Soft Corp (July 7th 2003).
12. Information Security – DouglasLagos.com has technical, administrative and physical safeguards with third parties in place to help protect against unauthorized access to, use or disclosure of user information we maintain. Under our security practices and policies, access to personally identifiable information is authorized only for those who have a business need for such access, and sensitive records are to be retained only as long as necessary for business or legal needs and destroyed before disposal.
Although we work hard to protect personal information that we collect and store, no program is one hundred percent secure and we cannot guarantee that our safeguards will prevent every unauthorized attempt to access, use or disclose personal information.
If you become aware of a security issue, please email us at douglas (at) douglaslagos (dot) com. We will work with you to address any problems.
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©2013 Stanford Raffles Realty® is a registered trademark licensed to Stanford Raffles Realty. An Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Broker does not guarantee the accuracy of square footage, lot size or other information concerning the condition or features of property provided by seller or obtained from public records or other sources, and the buyer is advised to independently verify the accuracy of that information through personal inspection and with appropriate professionals.
15. Multiple Listing Service – Based on information from the Association of REALTORS®/Multiple Listing as of December 20, 2012. Display of MLS data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.
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17. *Eligibility Restrictions Apply – Available for properties listed between $300,000-$1,499,999 and property owners that sign a one (1) year C.A.R. Residential Listing Agreement – Exclusive Authorization and Right to Sell – (C.A.R. Form RLA) with Douglas Lagos (Short Sale homes are subject to prior bank approval and may not qualify):
- Free 1-year Home Protection Plan is with American Home Shield FlexPlan Combo package with a value of up to $475. View plan coverage, options, coverage, trade service call fee, and contract at www.ahs.com.
- Free Home Staging Professional consultation is limited to a two (2) hour tour of your home and provide a written room-by-room Home Staging Report with recommendations of what you can do – using what you already have in the home. Value of up to $350. Home Staging (providing furniture, accessories, paintings, etc.) is not included, and may be contracted directly with the professional staging company.
- Free Home Inspection is for a general home inspection provided by a licensed professional. Homeowner’s written agreement is required before inspection is done.
*Eligibility Restrictions Apply – For properties listed at $1,500,000+, and property owners that sign a one (1) year C.A.R. Residential Listing Agreement – Exclusive Authorization and Right to Sell – (C.A.R. Form RLA) with Douglas Lagos, (Short Sale homes are subject to prior bank approval and may not qualify) the following apply:
- Free 1-year AHS Home Warranty Plan value of up to $900
- Free Home Staging Professional consultation up to three (3) hours
- Free Home Inspection is ofr a General Home, Central Heating & Air, Roof, Mold, and Sewer Line inspections provided by licensed professionals.
18. Listings – DL Site does not guarantee the availability of the listings. DL Site does not make guarantees as to the time it takes for a listing to sell, the likelihood, or duration for a listing to sell.
19. Market Volatility – DL Site is not liable for changes in the market that change conditions for buyers, sellers, or renters.
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21. Douglas Lagos, REALTOR®, CA DRE# 01921046, Stanford Raffles Realty. 123 S Figueroa Street, Suite 108, Los Angeles CA 90012. Tel. (310) 463-8088.