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EU Court Asked to Rule on ‘Piracy Liability’ of Usenet Provider

After more than a decade in court, the legal dispute between anti-piracy group BREIN and Usenet provider News-Service.com has landed on the desk of the European Court of Justice. The Dutch Supreme Court referred questions to the EU court seeking clarification on several piracy liability related issues. In 2009, anti-piracy group BREIN took News-Service Europe (NSE) […]

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U.S. Govt Seeks Public Comments on Pirate Site Blocking and ISP Liability

The U.S. Government’s Copyright Office is continuing its review on the future of the DMCA’s safe harbor provisions. It’s specifically asking the public for input on recent domestic and international developments that relate to ISP liability, including Article 13 and pirate site blocking. In 2016, the U.S. Government launched a public consultation to evaluate the […]