Take-down Notices - Showmax

Github Notice: https://github.com/github/dmca/blob/master/2018/11/2018-11-15-Naspers.md

Emailed Notices:


Dear Sir or Madam,

We are writing to you from Irdeto USA, Inc.  Amongst other clients we currently represent Multichoice Africa Limited with regards to the protection of their intellectual property rights on the internet.

It has come to our client’ attention that there is currently content at https://www.matthuisman.nz/ which is in breach of Copyright of the “DSTV Now” and “Showmax” Applications.

The identified content provides an interface for these Applications to be used via the “KODI” Application, which is not authorized by Mutlchoice Africa Limited.

The infringing content is being distributed through a repository at http://k.mjh.nz.

At these locations, our client’ Copyrighted content is being made available without authorization.

Additionally, these Applications circumvent security protocols set in place by ‘DSTV’ and ‘Showmax’.

Multichoice Africa Limited controls the exclusive rights to display, transmit and reproduce all Multichoice transmissions and content including, but not limited to, the transmissions of all DSTV, DSTV Now, SuperSport, and M-Net television channels via all mediums including, but not limited to, transmission over IP. Rebroadcasting, retransmitting or replicating MultiChoice’s content without their authorization, is a breach of their rights and is unlawful.


Multichoice owns the broadcast rights in Nigeria and all Sub-Saharan Africa for amongst other premium sporting competitions; UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, Premier League, La Liga and Serie A

We ask that you immediately remove the content from the website https://www.matthuisman.nz/ and repository http://k.mjh.nz.

I, Patrick O’Connor, as a representative of Irdeto, digitally sign this letter and confirm that I 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 by Law.

I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in this notification is accurate and that Multichoice Africa Limited authorizes Irdeto to act as its non-exclusive Agent for Copyright Infringement Notification.

Nothing in this letter is intended or shall be construed to constitute an express or implied waiver of any of Multichoice’ Rights or Remedies, including; any Rights or Remedies in respect to Infringements not explicitly stated, whether current or in the future, all of which are expressly reserved.

Yours faithfully,
Patrick O’Connor

Irdeto B.V.
Taurusavenue 105
2132 LS Hoofddorp
The Netherlands
+31 23 556 2222



Dear Matthew Huisman,

We are writing to you from Irdeto USA, Inc.  Amongst other clients we currently represent NASPERS with regards to the protection of their intellectual property rights on the internet.

It has come to our client’ attention that there is currently content which is in breach of Copyright of the “SHOWMAX” Application, at the following location:


The identified content provides an unauthorized and unlicensed interface for the “Showmax” Application to be used via the “KODI” Application, which is not authorized by NASPERS.
  
At this location, our client’ Copyrighted content is being made available without authorization.

Additionally, this Application circumvents security protocols set in place by NASPERS.

NASPERS controls the exclusive rights to display, transmit and reproduce all SHOWMAX transmissions, content and Licensed Applications, a breach of their rights and is unlawful.


We ask that you immediately remove the content from:    https://github.com/matthuisman/plugin.video.showmax

I, Patrick O’Connor, as a representative of Irdeto, digitally sign this letter and confirm that I 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 by Law.

I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in this notification is accurate and that NASPERS authorizes Irdeto to act as its non-exclusive Agent for Copyright Infringement Notification.

Nothing in this letter is intended or shall be construed to constitute an express or implied waiver of any of NASPERS Rights or Remedies, including; any Rights or Remedies in respect to Infringements not explicitly stated, whether current or in the future, all of which are expressly reserved.

Yours faithfully,
Patrick O’Connor

Irdeto B.V.
Taurusavenue 105
2132 LS Hoofddorp
The Netherlands
+31 23 556 2222

Security Analyst Team
Irdeto CyberSecurity