You can also create a link from your Web site to copyright.com to give your online readers an easy way to contact Copyright Clearance Center for permission. Contact a Rightsholder Relations representative.
Sample statement: For permission to reuse copyrighted content from (name of work and/or standard number), please go to www.copyright.com, or contact Copyright Clearance Center, 222 Rosewood Drive, Danvers, MA 01923, telephone 978-750-8400, fax 978-646-8600. Copyright Clearance Center is a not-for-profit organization that provides copyright licensing on behalf of (name of rightsholder).
More information on backup withholding and Forms W-9 and W-8 can be found at the IRS Web site. Download additional forms. Fax completed forms to 978-750-4904, Attention: Finance Dept, or mail to Copyright Clearance Center, Attention: Finance Dept, 222 Rosewood Drive, Danvers, MA 01923.
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If you have questions about a specific permission request, please contact us and include the Order Detail number.
The check you received is for the portion of those fees designated for you, per regulations and special arrangements in the collecting country. This type of distribution is called a "cross-border payment." Copyright Clearance Center did not necessarily authorize the use of your works. Our role is to work with foreign RROs to repatriate these funds to publishers, authors and other creators in the U.S.
Copyright Clearance Center is the RRO for the United States. For more information on RROs, visit the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organizations (IFRRO) website.
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Copyright Clearance Center uses a variety of resources to locate authors, publishers and other rightsholders, including our existing database, commercially available databases, Internet research, online telephone directories, and through communication with publishers, literary agents and trade organizations.
In Copyright Clearance Center's licensing services, a right is the legal entitlement to use a work in the way specified, such as reproduction by photocopy or electronic means.
A copyright notice should contain all the following three elements:
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