You may have the ability to have the new website taken down through submitting a copyright infringement notice to the Internet Service Provider (ISP) hosting the new site. An ISP takedown is a relatively inexpensive, quick and effective means to takedown a website hosting infringing content. If the new site used your old site's content with permission, you may qualify for this protection.
However, utilizing an ISP takedown depends on: (1) whether the content on your old site qualifies for copyright protection; (2) which country or countries the ISP is subject to jurisdiction; and (3) whether the country or countries where the ISP is subject to jurisdiction maintain ISP takedown systems.
If an ISP takedown is unavailable, you may also be able to seek a judicial injunction against the new site, however this is a more prolonged and expensive process, especially if done abroad.
To help you analyze whether you may submit a ISP takedown and whether you should do so, you should seek a qualified IP attorney to assist you.
Concur with Mr. Michels. Through the DMCA the ISP, once receives an infringement notice, must remove certain materials from the user's website. Please consult with an Internet or IP attorney. Best,
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This is a very serious issue. Specifically since the republishing of your site was from an eastern european county.
There are many fraudulent schemes that start with the described republishing of your site BY A third party.
What to do? There are specific legal steps you must take first to protect yourself and then to take down the site.
Depends from specific factor that you need to discuss with an attorney that knows fraud,internet and international law.
Some of us in avvo like me we are fraud examiners (CFE's) and international lawyers that handle issues like yours
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