Copyright and Intellectual Property

Copyright and Intellectual Property

Respect Intellectual Property Rights

Yahoo respects the intellectual property of authors and creators and we ask our users to do the same. Yahoo may in accordance with its Terms of Service disable and/or terminate without notice the accounts of users who may be infringing the intellectual property rights of others.

Infringement of Your Intellectual Property Rights

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please complete this online form by providing all the requested information and send it to Yahoo: By email: Copyright and Intellectual Property Infringement Complaint Form
By fax: + 44 (0) 207 131 1015
By mail:Legal Department, Copyright/IP agent, Yahoo, 125 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8AD, United Kingdom

Permission Requests

If you are seeking permission to use any Yahoo South Africa trademarks, logos, screen shots, copyrighted designs, or other brand features from the Yahoo South Africa websites (, please send this information to us by email: You will then receive notice of approval or rejection. Please note that Yahoo is unable to grant permission for you to use third party content. Please contact the appropriate content owner/author to seek permission.