Spain: Criminal court orders hacker to pay compensation for facilitating downloading movies

The hacker known as Triplorita was convicted for intellectual property infringement and has to pay 167,398 euros to Egeda company and 83,600 euros to Columbia Tristar Entertainment.

Between March 2009 and February 2010 he facilitated downloading copies of newly released movies in theaters.

Country: Spain

Domains: IPR

Stakeholder: Judicial

Tags: industry, copyright, illegal downloading, hacking, court decision, ingringement

Posted on Wednesday 8 April 2015

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