Fairness Rocks News EU Internet Providers Can ID Customers Accused of Illegal Downloads


Fairness Rocks News EU Internet Providers Can ID Customers Accused of Illegal Downloads

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Author: Molly Quell

Date: June 17, 2021

Original Source: Courthouse News Service

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EU Internet Providers Can ID Customers Accused of Illegal Downloads

LUXEMBOURG (CN) — European internet service providers can hand over the personal details of customers who are accused of illegally downloading content, the EU’s top court ruled Thursday.

The Court of Justice of the European Union found that, in some cases, internet providers can be compelled to hand over the names and addresses of their customers, so long as the requests are justified, proportionate and not abusive.

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