Strict liability for OSPs vindicated in the age of omniscience

By Friedmann D. Since 1998, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act11 has become the de facto norm-setting model for online service providers (OSPs) internationally, in regard to liability for copyright infringement, and in many jurisdictions also in regard to trade mark infringement. In addition, the safe harbour provisions were implemented in most jurisdictions. The …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice