Semiconductors are to the information age what engines are to the industrial age. Chips are
the steam engine, the internal combustion engine, and the fractional horsepower engine
rolled up into one. The Chip History Center is dedicated to preserving that history for future
generations.
– G. Dan Hutcheson, History Lover

Copyright Infringement Notification

To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(c)(3) of the Copyright Act to confirm these requirements):

          i.     A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is
                 allegedly infringed.
         ii.     Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single
                 online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
        iii.     Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be
                 removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to
                 locate the material.
        iv.     Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address,
                 telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
        v.      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.
       vi.      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.

Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:

DMCA Complaints
Ms. Lisa Steele
VLSI Research Inc
2880 Lakeside Drive Ste 350
Santa Clara, CA 95054-2822
Fax: 408.437.0608
Email: copyright@vlsiresearch.com

Please also note that under Section 512(f) any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

Counter-Notification

If you elect to send us a counter notice, to be effective it must be a written communication provided to our designated agent that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel or see 17 U.S.C. Section 512(g)(3) to confirm these requirements):

          A.     A physical or electronic signature of the subscriber.
          B.     Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which
                  the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
          C.    A statement under penalty of perjury that the subscriber has a good faith belief that the material was removed or
                 disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
          D.   The subscriber's name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that the subscriber consents to the
                  jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if the subscriber's
                 address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that
                 the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or
                 an agent of such person.

Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:

DMCA Complaints
Ms Lisa Steele
VLSI Research Inc
2880 Lakeside Drive Ste 350
Santa Clara, CA 95054-2822
Fax: 408.437.0608
Email: copyright@vlsiresearch.com

Please note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability. Please also be advised that we enforce a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of subscribers who are repeat infringers.