The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled that ISPs can legally block pirate sites.
The verdict comes out of a case in the film industry after Austrian ISP UPC Telekabel Wien failed to block access to kin.to – the largest pirate site in German-speaking Europe, boasting 4 million users every day – at the request of Constantin Film and Wega.
As part of the case, the CJEU was asked to clarify the legality of site blocking, ...
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