Copyright and DMCA Takedown Policy

bump, Inc. (“we,” “our,” or “us) value intellectual property rights, and are committed to following appropriate legal procedures to remove infringing content from our of the website, http://captioned.com (the “Site”) and the mobile application (“App,” collectively with the Site, “Captioned” or the “Platform”).  If any podcasts or other content and information, including profile pictures, images, and audio files (collectively “Content”) that you own or have rights to has been posted or uploaded to Captioned without your permission and you want it removed, please send us a request to take down the Content at hello@captioned.com.  Any such complaints or requests should include your name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, and physical or electronic signature.

Copyright Infringement

If you send us a request to take down content that infringes upon your copyright, your request should include:

Please note that we have designated the following agent for such copyright complaints or requests under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”):

Copyright Agent c/o Bumpers Media, Inc.
275 South 1st St.
Apt 2L
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Email: dmca@captioned.com
Telephone Number: (203) 214-8909

Copyright complaints and requests can be sent directly to this agent or to dmca@captioned.com.  To learn more about the policies and requirements of the DMCA, please visit http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf.

Other Intellectual Property Infringement

If you send us a request to take down content that infringes upon any other intellectual property rights (e.g., trademarks, patents, trade secrets, a right of publicity, etc.), your complaint or request should include:

Fake Accounts

If someone has created an account in which he or she pretends to be you, and you send us a request to take down that account, please be sure that you have included the URL or username of your account and the fake account, and please indicate which is the fake account.

Next Steps

Once we receive a complaint, we will make best efforts to review the complaint as soon as possible.  If you have provided all of the information above, we will promptly remove or block access to the content or the fake profile, and will send a notice to the other Captioned user indicating that we have done so.  We will terminate the accounts of any repeat infringers at our discretion.

Counter Notice

If you receive a notice that we have removed infringing or false content, and you believe that we have acted as a result of misidentification or error, you can lodge a counter notice by emailing us at dmca@captioned.com.  Any counter notice should include:

If we receive such a counter notice, we will put the removed content back on your profile, unless we first receive notice from the complaining party that it has filed a lawsuit or other action seeking a court order to keep you from engaging in the allegedly infringing activity.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about our Copyright and DMCA Takedown Policy, please contact us at: dmca@captioned.com.