Sweet Speeches Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
It is Sweet Speeches' policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). For more information, please visit Sweet Speeches' DMCA Notification Guidelines. Sweet Speeches respects the intellectual property of others and may in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, without notice disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe others' rights.
Fair Use Notice
Aside from User Contributions subject to the DMCA and materials that fall within the public domain, the Sweet Speeches Site's content contains copyrighted materials in the form of text, audio, video and images, whose use may not have been expressly authorized by the copyright owner(s). Sweet Speeches believes that the nature and use of these materials constitutes "fair use" as provided for in section 107 of the U.S. Copyright Act.
The materials on the Sweet Speeches site are intended primarily for educational purposes – connecting people with their heroes and allowing them to learn more about their views and beliefs, as well as the history of the world. The delivery of the relevant materials and commentary is done in a way that creates added value to the end user and is made free to those Users.
Sweet Speeches has no legal authority to grant or deny the permission to use materials whose copyrights it does not hold. If you wish to use copyrighted materials from Sweet Speeches for purposes of your own that go beyond "fair use," you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
To report alleged copyright infringement that falls outside the boundaries of the Fair Use Doctrine, please visit Sweet Speeches' DMCA Notification Guidelines.