Cease and Desist Letter

Dear ______________________:

It has come to my attention that you have made an unauthorized use of my copyrighted work entitled ______________________ (the “Work”). I have reserved all rights in the Work, which was first published in ______________________ on ______________________, and I have preserved my rights to the copyright of the Work.

Your work entitled ______________________ contains, and is republishing, original content from the Work.

I demand that you immediately cease the use and distribution of all infringing works derived from the Work, and all copies of it, including electronic copies of same, and that you desist from this or any other infringement of my rights in the future.

If you do not immediately remove the infringing material from ______________________, and notify me in writing that you have done so, I will consider taking further action against you. I require the infringing material to be removed, and written notice given that such material has been removed, by no later than two weeks from the date of this letter.

Please give this very important matter the utmost attention.