Repeated intellectual property infringer policy for Meta
By using Facebook, you have agreed to our Terms of Service. Our terms prohibit people from taking any action on Facebook that infringes or violates someone else's intellectual property rights or otherwise violates the law.
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Loss of account, Pages or groups under repeat infringer policy
If a person repeatedly posts content that violates intellectual property rights, then their:
- Account may be disabled
- Page may be removed
- Group may be removed
Examples of intellectual property include things such as:
Post and access limits under repeat infringer policy
If a person repeatedly posts content that violates intellectual property rights, then under this policy their:
- Abilty to post photos or videos may be limited
- Access to certain features and functionalities may be limited
The actions taken under the policy may depend on the nature of the reported content and where it was posted.
Restored posts under repeat infringer policy
If something that a person posted is restored due to an appeal or because a rights owner withdrew their report, then we'll take that restoration into account under our repeat infringer policy.