Copyright and Trademark Notice/Warning:
To date, Sprinkler Warehouse® has been awarded damages ranging:
$10,000 - $150,000
Sprinkler Warehouse® is trademarked and content on the Sprinkler Warehouse® website is copyrighted. Sprinkler Warehouse® aggressively protects its trademarks and copyrights to maximum extent of the law (Sprinkler Warehouse has even won a Supreme Court decision associated with protecting SW copyrights). The website is owned and maintained by Sprinkler Warehouse®; all images and content are protected by copyright and trademark laws. Copyright © Sprinkler Warehouse 2007 All Rights Reserved.
This website is protected by Copyright Laws and by the Trademark Act. Sprinkler Warehouse® prohibits the reproduction and/or redistribution of part or all of the following copyrighted items:
Sprinkler Warehouse® prohibits the reproduction and/or redistribution of part or all of the following trademarked items:
Federal Copyright/Trademark Laws prohibit the distribution, reproduction, and/or public display of data that is copyrighted/trademarked without the written permission of the copyrighted/trademark owner.
If any of the above are used without written permission, Sprinkler Warehouse® will prosecute to the fullest extent including fines, civil charges, lawyer fees, statutory damages, and/or criminal charges.
The infringer IS NOT the only person who can be held responsible. Sprinkler Warehouse® can prosecute the infringer, website owner, and the hosting company and/or search engines (e.g. Google®).
The following are common excuses that WILL NOT stand up in court:
The following are some of the repercussions for copyright/trademark infringement:
If copyright and/or trademark infringement is detected, Sprinkler Warehouse® has many options, which includes sending a Cease and Desist Letter. Sprinkler Warehouse® can opt to immediately file a lawsuit demanding statutory damages and lawyer fees.
A Cease and Desist Letter IS NOT mandatory. This letter is a warning to let the infringer know that we plan to aggressively protect our website if the information isn’t removed immediately. If Sprinkler Warehouse® opts to file a lawsuit, the person and/or company responsible for the infringement may find themselves responsible for extensive attorney fees and court costs just to defend their action.
Don’t be fooled into thinking you won’t get caught. Even the tiniest copyright/trademark infringements are caught. Sprinkler Warehouse® has invested in strict monitoring of our website and the work within the website. Don’t let being served lawsuit papers be your wake up call.