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ShopForPhones.co.uk and its representatives 2003-5 and
must not be used without permission. Images are the
copyright of the respective holders and you must not
assume that you are free to re-use them. Some elements are
copyright Juptermedia corporation and are used under
Our intellectual property is protected under the
the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 in
the United Kingdom, the Digital Millennium Copyright
Act (DMCA) in the United States, the Berne Convention
worldwide, and must not be used elsewhere without
Violations of our intellectual property rights are
treated extremely seriously. We reserve the rights to
carry out any of the following actions:
- Charge violators fees
for the use of our intellectual property, as described.
Non-payment of these fees may result in legal action.
- File a complaint with the violator's hosting
company and/or upstream provider to have their site
terminated or suspended.
- If the violator is an affiliate, file a
complaint with their merchants and affiliate
- If the violator is a merchant with an affiliate
programme then a complaint will be filed with your
affiliate network and we will publish details of
the violations as we see fit.
- Publish personally identifiable details of copyright
infringers (as described on our privacy
- Issue press releases and other statements identifying
those businesses infringing on our intellectual
- File DMCA complaints with Google (example),
Yahoo, MSN Search and AOL (for the Open Directory)
to have violating pages and/or sites permanently
removed from their search results.
- Seek financial compensation for any loss caused
to use due to duplicate content penalties in search
- In certain circumstances we may alert governmental
agencies or law enforcement authorities where appropriate.
If we choose to do so, we may give the violator up
to three working days notice to remove infringing text
or graphics. Should the infringing material not be removed
within this timescale then further action will be taken
with no warning. However, in certain circumstances it
will be in our best interests to immediately file a
complaint with the violator's web host and/or other
agencies as we see fit.