Verification of Non-Original Images Ownership and Crediting

Deegan.Photo (“Company” or “We”) hereby declares and verifies that any non-original images present on our website (“Website”) are appropriately sourced, credited, and the sole ownership of their respective owners. This statement serves to ensure compliance with copyright laws and to protect the intellectual property rights of all parties involved.

  1. Source Verification:
    We have taken diligent efforts and adopted appropriate practices to verify the source and ownership of non-original images used on our Website. We have made reasonable endeavors to obtain images through licensed platforms, authorized third-party suppliers, or other lawful means. We maintain records of the sources and licensing agreements for all non-original images used on our Website.
  2. Crediting:
    When non-original images are utilized, we consistently provide proper attribution and credit to the rightful owner(s) of those images. The attribution is prominently displayed or included adjacent to the image and includes the name of the owner, copyright information, and, if available, a link to the original source. We ensure that the credited information is accurate and up-to-date.
  3. No Infringement Intention:
    We declare that it is not our intention to infringe upon any third party’s copyrights or intellectual property rights. We actively strive to prevent the unauthorized use of copyrighted materials or the misuse of images attributed to the wrong owner(s). In the event that any unintentional infringement occurs, we commit to promptly addressing and rectifying the situation upon notification.
  4. Takedown Requests:
    If any image owner or their authorized representative believes that their copyrighted work has been used on our Website without proper authorization or attribution, they may submit a written notice to the email address below. The notice should include the following information:
  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
  • Sufficient information to locate the allegedly infringing material on our Website.
  • Contact information of the complaining party, including name, address, telephone number, and email address.
  • A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that the use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the owner or their agent.
  • A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information provided in the notice is accurate and that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

Upon receipt of a valid takedown notice, we will promptly investigate the claim and, if warranted, remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material. We will also notify the alleged infringer and provide them with an opportunity to respond.

By making this legal statement, we affirm our commitment to respecting intellectual property rights and ensuring proper attribution and ownership verification for non-original images used on our Website.