DMCA Complaints appear in Google Search Results

Published in: copyright - DMCA - Google

Google will remove web pages from their search results for which they have received a DMCA complaint from the original owners alleging copyright infringement.

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Not just that, if Google acts upon a complaint and removes certain web pages or websites from search results, they will also display this information at the bottom of results page linking to the text of the DMCA takedown notice. See screenshot.

*Will update this story once I reproduce this message on Google search.

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Published in: copyright - DMCA - Google

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