Planet13 - 9:32 pm on Jul 21, 2013 (gmt 0)
"Google has never blinked at delisting scraped page I ask them to."
They are making life tough on me...
First there were a couple of ebay pages that used my content.
I filed a DMCA with google and a week later google said to look for ebay's own notification system to let ebay know that they have scraped content on ebay's site.
Next I filed a DMCA with google about the site I mentioned above that scaped 11 of my articles and was showing them on about 65 pages of his site.
Google responded like this:
lly misrepresent that a product or activity is infringing your copyrights.
We have received your DMCA notice. It is unclear to us whether or not you are the authorized copyright agent for the content in question. Only the copyright owner or an authorized representative can file a DMCA Infringement Notice on his/her behalf. Please note that you will be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you materia
I am not sure what that means, so I started a separate thread here:
But the gist of it is, I do not know exactly what google wants me to do to prove that I own the copyright to our own content :(
It shouldn't be hard for google to see that the content has been on our site for several years before the scraper's site even existed.