Irish Broadband providers ordered to block illegal streaming sites

Six major film and TV studios have secured injunctions directing Irish Internet service providers to block access to websites involved in illegal streaming or downloading of films and TV shows. The companies argued digital piracy is costing the studios hundreds of millions annually and hundreds of jobs.

Country: Ireland

Domains: IPR

Stakeholder: Judicial

Tags: court decision, website blocking, entertainment industry, illegal streaming and downloading, Ireland, ISP, copyright infringement

Posted on Tuesday 25 April 2017

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