Month: March 2011

iiNet court backs reasonableness of graduated response to stop illegal file sharingiiNet court backs reasonableness of graduated response to stop illegal file sharing



Last week the Australian Full Court released its decision in the landmark case Roadshow Films Pty Limited v iiNet Limited, [2011] FCAFC 23. The Australian appeals court by majority dismissed the appeal from the decision of the primary judge who had held that iiNet, an ISP in Australia that had not acted on any information provided to it by copyright owners, was not liable for authorizing the copyright infringement of its subscribers who had used its facilities to engage in unlicensed peer to peer file sharing.

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  • Which? raises privacy concerns over 'flash cookies://bottle/eAn3Z4 #
  • Court awards 50k general damages for internet defamation in Mina Mar Group Inc. v. Divine 2011 CarswellOnt 1122 #
  • Cyberattack in South Korea Hits 40 Web Sites http://nyti.ms/haTgrn #
  • iPads and cabinet ministers don’t mix, security expert warns http://bit.ly/hV4zeQ #
  • How Recent Changes to Twitter's Terms of Service Might Hurt Academic Research http://nyti.ms/e6pdJX #
  • Saving your “Face”book http://bit.ly/fL39cy #
  • UK Internet fraudsters jailed for online criminal forum http://bit.ly/heJvs7 #
  • Courtney Love to Pay $430,000 to Settle Twitter Defamation Case http://bit.ly/hpqNFY

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