Service Provider
Alternate Names
WhatCharacter; The Internet Literary Character Database
Name of Agent
Jacob P. Silvia

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Legal Disclaimer

We are not responsible for the contents linked or referred to from this site's pages. If any damage occurs by the use of the information presented there, only the author of the respective pages may be liabile, and not the party who has linked to these pages. We do not host infringing content.

DMCA Notice of Copyright Infringement

WhatCharacter.com is an online service provider as defined by the Digital Millenium Copyright Act.

We provide a means through which individuals may contribute to the catalog and discuss elements of the catalog. We do not actively monitor, screen, or otherwise review the content which is uploaded to our servers by users of the service.

We take copyright violation seriously to the extent mandated by US law, and will work to ensure that the rights you hold are protected within the bounds of US Copyright Law. If you are the copyright holder of content which appears on our site and you did not authorize the use of said content, you must notify us in writing in order for us to identify the allegedly infrigning content, and for us to take appropriate action.

We will be unable to take any action if you do not provide us with the required information, so please provide full and accurate information. You may make a written notice via email or posta mail to our DMCA agent as listed above. Your written notice must include all of the following information:

  • Specific identification of the copyrighted work which you are alleging to have been infringed. If you are alleging infringement of multiple copyrighted works with a single notification you must submit a representative list which specifically identifies each of the works that you allege are being infringed.
  • Specific identification of the location and description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity with enough detailed information to permit us to locate the material. You should include the specific URL or URLs of the web pages where the allegedly infringing material is located.
  • Information reasonably sufficient to allow us to contact the complaining party which may include a name, address, telephone number and electronic mail address and signature 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.

DMCA Counter-Notice

We take fraudulent DMCA notices VERY seriously.

If you believe that a DMCA notice has been issued against you incorrectly, please provide to the contacts above all the following information:

  • Your name, address, and telephone number.
  • DMCA ID printed at the bottom of the notification email.
  • The source address of the content that was removed (copy and paste the link in the notification email).
  • A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed in error.
  • A statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if your address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which WhatCharacter.com may be found, and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided the original complaint under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.
  • A physical or electronic signature (for example, typing your full name).