Copyright holders or their agents may issue letters to the local DMCA agent which threaten to be a precursor to a formal DMCA subpoena. This document details the procedures currently in place in dealing with such letters.
University at Buffalo's designated DMCA agent:
Supervising Programmer Analyst
University at Buffalo
3850 Rensch Rd, Amherst NY 14228-2712
University at Buffalo's Computer Discipline Officer:
Michael J. Behun, Jr.
University at Buffalo Information Technology
208 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, New York 14260-1408
Phone: (716) 645-7739
Fax: (716) 645-3734
If you download illegally, you could pay a $250,000 fine.
Here are four ways to protect yourself: