Launching of YouTube Copyright School For offenders

YouTube has introduced a new campaign that aims to educate users about copyright infringement.

If the company has received a notice of copyright to upload video users, they are required to attend “YouTube Copyright School,” which includes watching a copyright tutorial and passing a short test to prove they understand the content.

YouTube has also introduced new rules on how to handle the user how to violate copyright rules. Privacy previous YouTube to suspend users who received three valid copyright notice.

YouTube blog explains. “Consider, for example, the old YouTube user who received two copyright notifications four years ago but who’s uploaded thousands of legitimate videos since then without any copyright information . Until now, four years will stay forever user notices despite a solid track record of good behavior, risk creating a new notification – can also be a fake notification – will lead to account suspension . We do not think it’s fair. ‘

“So, now we will begin removing copyright strikes from user accounts in certain limited circumstances, depending on the successful completion of YouTube Copyright School, as well as solid record shows good behavior from time to time. “

YouTube adds that the removal of the strike is not guaranteed and may terminate your account at any time for violation of the Terms of Service.

In addition, YouTube has also launched a redesigned copyright center aims to help better educate users about policy.