Copyright infringement policy

After obtaining or disclosing a formal notice, Brown University's computing and information services will take all necessary measures, including but not limited to temporary Internet access, to stop the illegal sharing of copyrighted material on its network By specified users

 This is in line with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), which provides non-profit educational institutions with some protection if members of the community violate the law. In order for Brown University to maintain this protection, it must promptly remove or prevent access to infringing material when it is brought to our attention.