Monday, 18 November 2013

News: More Major Internet Injunctions

Another court judgement has been made against the six major UK Internet Service Providers in the for providing access to copyrighted material via third party websites.


Paramount Home Entertainment, alongside a number of other major film studios, has been granted an injunction against the ISPs by the Chancery Division of the High Court, preventing them from providing their customers with access to a number of websites. These sites were found to be in breach of a number of copyrights held by the claimants in certain popular films and television programmes.

BSkyB and their co-defendants did not resist the application.