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Digital Millennium Copyright Act Agent

Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston reserves the right to terminate computing services of users who repeatedly infringe upon the rights of copyright owners. If you have questions about whether you may be infringing on another's copyright, please see the UT System's Copyright Crash Course.

Full Legal Name of Service Provider: The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Alternative Names(s) of Service Provider: UTHealth, UTHSC-H, UT-Houston

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act requires that all infringement claims must be in writing and must include the following information:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or the person authorized to act on its behalf;
  • A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
  • A description of the infringing material and information reasonably sufficient to permit The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston to locate the material;
  • Your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email;
  • A statement by you that you have 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; and
  • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under the pains and penalties of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

The agent designated to receive and act on copyright violation claims under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is:

Meredith Mills, J.D., Senior Legal Officer
7000 Fannin
Houston, Texas 77030

(713) 500-3268 (phone) (email)

University policies regarding information technology, copyright, and related matters are available on the World Wide Web, as required by DMCA, at URL: