PicRights Ltd. on behalf of CartoonStock Ltd
3 Concorde Gate, Suite 209
Toronto, ON, Canada M3C 3N7
Telephone: +1 888 367 7778, https://www.picrights.com/


October 31, 2019

Via physical mail and email

 
Windy City Parrot, Inc.
906 North Western Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60622
United States
info@windycityparrot.com


Unlicensed Use of CartoonStock Ltd Imagery - Reference Number: 6774-3858-4169 - Windy City Parrot, Inc.

If this matter has already been resolved, please disregard this communication.

PicRights provides licensing compliance services to third party content owners, including CartoonStock Ltd. We recently sent you a notice that CartoonStock Ltd’s imagery was being used on your company’s website.

According to CartoonStock Ltd’s records, neither CartoonStock Ltd nor any of its partners has issued a valid license to your company for the use of that imagery.

Copies of our prior correspondence are viewable at the following links for your reference:
Oct 3, 2019    https://history.picrights.com/render/HistoryTemplate/67/UM74BM
Oct 3, 2019    https://history.picrights.com/render/HistoryTemplate/67/UM2UMA


A copy of the imagery, as well as a screen capture of the usage found on your company’s website are included at the end of this correspondence or can be viewed at: https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169

To Resolve This Matter - Reference Number 6774-3858-4169:

We kindly ask you to take one of the following actions within 14 days of this correspondence:

  • If your company holds a valid license or other authorization for the use of the imagery, please provide the corresponding documentation by visiting https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169 and clicking the “I have a license…” link. If such documentation is confirmed by CartoonStock Ltd, the matter will be closed.
  • If your company does not hold a valid license or other authorization for the use of the imagery, regardless of whether or not you were aware of the licensing requirements, please remove such imagery from your company’s website and remit the payment of $330.00 for your past usage by contacting us directly at +1 888 367 7778 or resolve@picrights.com, or through https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169.

If you would like to continue to use the imagery in question with a valid license, if you have other requests in relation to this email or if you believe you have received this email in error, please contact us with your reference number 6774-3858-4169 at +1 888 367 7778, or resolve@picrights.com.

On behalf of PicRights and CartoonStock Ltd, thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to assisting you in resolving this matter.

Sincerely,

Ahmer Hussain, LL.B.
+1 888 367 7778 x3097
Compliance Officer
PicRights Ltd.
resolve@picrights.com


To learn more about PicRights and this specific matter please visit: https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169.
This correspondence is without prejudice to PicRights’s and CartoonStock Ltd's, rights and remedies, all of which are expressly reserved.


DETAILS



Catalog Image No. twhn23

Proof of use

Page URL: https://www.windycityparrot.com/blog/category/bathing-and-health/page/8/



PAYMENT FOR PAST USAGE: $330.00


Please remit payment by using one of the following payment options:

  • Online payment
    You may remit your payment via credit card, or PayPal online at: https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169

  • By check
    You may remit your payment by mailing check payment to:
          PicRights Ltd.
          3 Concorde Gate, Suite 209, Toronto, ON, Canada M3C 3N7
            Check must be made payable to PicRights Ltd.
    Please include reference number 6774-3858-4169 with Check payment.

 

IMPORTANT NOTES


  • Please be aware that removal of the imagery alone will not resolve this issue; we want to ensure that the creators of the imagery are compensated for the use of their work on your website.

  • Even if you were unaware of licensing requirements for the use of the imagery, you need to pay a license fee for your past use of the work regardless of your knowledge or intent.

  • You may find further information in the FAQ section at https://resolve.picrights.com/677438584169.