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MEDIA: Hold the line

30 September 2011  

Simon Baggs and Rachel Barber report on the Newzbin2 case

The case of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation & ors v British Telecommunications plc [2011] (Newzbin2 case) addresses the question of whether an internet service provider can be required to impede subscriber access to a website engaged in copyright infringement.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    KU v Finland [2008] ECHR 1563

    L’Oréal SA & ors v eBay International AG & ors [2009] EWHC 1094 (Ch)

    Re S (a child) (identification: restrictions on publication) [2004] UKHL 47, [2005] 1 AC 593

    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation & ors v British Telecommunications plc [2011] EWHC 1981 (Ch)