First and foremost, is it important to remember that Subzin is a real time movie subtitles search engine. All searches are conducted using our own search engines allowing the information to be maintained in the scope of our systems, no 3rd party search providers are involved during this process.
Subzin is a hightly effective, legal subtitles search technology, based on the cooperation of multiple users which contribute with their work to create and complete an extense collection of movie subtitles. The search engine tracks the key words introduced by the users, locating the context of the key words, and the exact and approximated occurrences, as well as the moment of the key word occurrence in the entire subtitle set stored in Subzin’s database. Be aware that we are not modifying any occurrence of these search results, so we are never generating new intellectual rights, we are only presenting these subtitle ocurences without any modification. It is assumed the intellectual properly rights bound to the information uploaded to Subzin’s database are held by the registered users, or at least, the legal holders has given permissions to the registered users, in order to use such information in this way.
Only Users are responsible for their actions. Subzin therefore cannot be held liability for any consequences of user’s actions. We have not any control about the subtitles information uploaded by our users, so we are not responsible for their content, we do not perform any filter criteria over such contents before the data is made available to the search engine. However, fulfilling our roll as a server provider, in the interest of good will, and out of respect to copyright holders, we may from time to time remove or block certain search results should they be deemed inappropriate or infringing as a result of complaint(s) from copyright owners and/or holders (see next statement).
Copyright Infringement Notification
To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(c)(3) of the Copyright Act to confirm these requirements):
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Providing URLs in the body of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly.
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
- A statement that the complaining party has 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 the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:
Please also note that under Section 512(f) any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.