Welcome to NewsUW’s DMCA page! The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a federal law that governs online copyright infringement.

At NewsUW, we respect the intellectual property rights of others and comply with the DMCA’s provisions for responding to copyright infringement claims.

If you believe that your copyrighted material has been used on our website without your permission, please send a notice of copyright infringement to

Your notice should include the following information:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner
  • Identification of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material
  • Your contact information, including your name, address, telephone number, and email address
  • A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law
  • A statement that the information
  • in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner
  • We will respond promptly to any valid DMCA notices. If we determine that any content on our website infringes on your copyright, we will remove the content in question.
  • Thank you for your interest in NewsUW, and we are committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others.