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Claims of Copyright Infringement

It is the policy of California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) to comply with the United States Copyright Act of 1976 (17 U.S.C.), and amendments including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

Any person who believes that their copyrighted material is contained on any site of the network may file an infringement claim.

Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Infringement Claims:

Gene Wohlgezogen, MPA, CISM

Telephone: (562) 985-4862
FAX: (562) 985-2411


California State University Long Beach
Office of Public Records and Audit
1250 Bellflower Blvd. BH-372
Long Beach, CA 90840-0127


The DMCA specifies that all infringement claims must be in writing (either electronic mail or letter) and must include the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the copyright holder or a person authorized to act on his or her behalf;
  • A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of works at that site;
  • A description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address;
  • A statement that you have 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; and
  • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury that you are authorized to act on behalf of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.