KwaKwa – Copyright Policy

Flying Pigs Ltd. and its affiliates (collectively, “we” or “us” or “our“) are deeply committed to safeguard the intellectual property rights of others, and expect our users to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, we will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using our App “KwaKwa” and/or Website at kwakwa.com (collectively, the “Products”) that are reported to our Designated Copyright Agent, identified in the sample notice below.

Submit a Notice

If you are a copyright owner, or are authorized to act on behalf of one, and you believe in good faith that any material or content made available on or through the Products has been used or exploited in a manner that infringes or violates any work or other intellectual property you own or control, please report the alleged copyright infringements taking place by completing the following DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement (“Notice“) and delivering it to our Designated Copyright Agent. Upon receipt of the Notice as described below, we will take whatever action, in our discretion, as we deem appropriate, including removal of the challenged material from the Products .

You can submit a Notice by:

Upon receipt of a valid Notice, our policy is to remove or disable access to any content or material that we believe in good faith is infringing or violating the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of any third party, and to notify the alleged infringer that we have removed or disabled access to such content or material.

We will use our best commercial efforts to remove or disable access to such content, however we cannot guarantee that it will be removed or disabled. In addition, we reserve the right to remove or disable access to any content or material posted, uploaded, published or incorporated in or to the Products by repeated infringers.

What if I received a Notice?

If you receive a Notice it means that certain content that you have uploaded to the Products has been deleted from the Products at the request of the content’s owner or authorized licensee. If you want us to forward the information from the Notice, please email us at hello@kwakwa.com to let us know.

If you believe in good faith that the content was removed in error, you have the option to file a counter-notice (“Counter Notice“) by following the steps below.

You Counter Notice should include all of the following:

Please email your Counter Notice to: hello@kwakwa.com

If a proper Counter Notice is received by us, we may send a copy thereof to the original complaining party and inform him/her that that we may replace the removed material or cease disabling access to it in ten (10) business days.

Unless we first receive notice from the copyright owner of the allegedly infringed work(s) or his/her agent that such person has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain the alleged infringer from engaging in infringing activity relating to the referenced material on the Products , we may, in our discretion, replace such material and cease disabling access to it within ten (10) business days or more following receipt of the Notice.

Be truthful

Please note that when you provide us a Notice or a Counter Notice, we are relying on the information that you have provided us. Any person who knowingly misrepresents that the material or activity is infringing, shall be liable for any damages, including costs and attorneys’ fees, incurred to the alleged infringer, to any copyright owner, copyright owner’s authorized licensee or to us, who is injured by such misrepresentation.

Please remember that there are legal and financial consequences for fraudulent or bad faith submissions. Before submitting a Notice or a Counter Notice, be sure that you are the actual rights’ holder of the content or that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed in error, and understand the repercussions of submitting a false claim.

Last Revised: March 24, 2024