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Actions in Response to Intellectual Property Infringement

It is the policy of Edwards Lifesciences to respect intellectual property rights of others. Edwards Lifesciences will process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) (“DMCA”) and other applicable intellectual property laws.

Pursuant to the DMCA, notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to a Service Provider’s Designated Agent. Notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent for these sites: Service Provider(s): Edwards Lifesciences Corporation

Name of Agent Designated to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement: Nolan Taira

Full Address of Designated Agent to Which Notification Should Be Sent:

Attn: Nolan Taira
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation
One Edwards Way
Irvine, CA 92614

Telephone Number of Designated Agent: 949-250-2500
Facsimile Number of Designated Agent: 949-250-2733
E-mail Address of Designated Agent: nolan_taira@edwards.com

To be effective, the notification must be a written communication that includes the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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