and Complaint Procedure
This Copyright Policy applies to all GCI products, services & account holders, unless otherwise specified in product-specific terms and conditions. By accepting or maintaining an account with GCI’s Internet service, you agree to abide by this Policy. GCI reserves the right to update this policy from time to time without notice to account holders.
GCI is committed to complying with copyright and related laws, does not condone copyright infringement, and expects all account holders of GCI’s services to comply with their obligations under those laws. GCI account holders should not use the GCI Internet service to infringe copyrights. GCI’s policy is to terminate, in appropriate circumstances, the GCI Internet service of any account holder who is a repeat infringer. Appropriate circumstances include (but are not limited to) circumstances when GCI receives notice of a court order adjudicating an account holder to be a repeat infringer. All persons using GCI’s services should be aware that they may be legally liable to copyright owners (with the potential of substantial damages) for engaging in any copyright infringement.
If you are a copyright owner or its enforcement agent and you have a good faith belief that a GCI account holder has committed infringement(s) of your copyright(s) using GCI’s Internet service, you as the copyright owner or agent may provide written notification of claimed infringement(s) to GCI’s designated agent (see below for contact information). The notification should:
When GCI receives notifications of claimed infringement(s) that comply with these requirements, GCI will review such information and may inform the account holder of the complaint. GCI reserves the right to decide not to notify account holders of notifications of claimed infringement(s) in its sole discretion.
If you are a copyright owner or its enforcement agent and you have a good faith belief that GCI is storing material at the direction of a user of GCI’s service that you believe infringes your copyright(s), you as the copyright owner or agent may send written notification of claimed infringement to GCI’s designated agent (see below for contact information) pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(c). The notification must contain the following information as set forth in 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3):
When GCI receives a notification of claimed infringement(s) that complies with the above requirements, GCI will respond expeditiously to remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material stored on its service.
If you are a GCI Internet service account holder or a user of GCI’s services and believe in good faith that someone has wrongly submitted a notification of claimed infringement and has wrongfully requested that GCI remove or disable access to material, you may send GCI a counter notification. A counter notification must include the following information as set forth in 17 U.S.C. § 512(g)(3):
Please note that GCI will forward any counter notification we receive to the copyright claimant or agent that submitted the notification of claimed infringement.
All notifications of claimed infringement should go to GCI’s designated agent at the following address:
DMCA Copyright Agent
GCI Communication Corp.
2550 Denali Street Suite 1000
Anchorage, AK 99503
Fax: (907) 868-6325
All counter-notifications should be sent to GCI’s Copyright Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.