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Brein drops lawsuits against KPN, UPC, Tele2

Monday 10 March 2014 | 11:14 CET | News
The anti-piracy group Brein has halted lawsuits against KPN, UPC and Tele2 over blocking the torrent site The Pirate Bay, the group told Webwereld. Brein recently lost a court appeal brought by Xs4All and Ziggo against an earlier court-appointed ban on the site. The judge said the block on users of the ISPs accessing the site was ineffective and disproportionate. While Brein has appealed this ruling, it said there was no point in continuing the earlier cases against other ISPs over removal of the ban. These ISPs have already abandoned the block on the the Pirate Bay, in consultation with

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Categories: Internet
Companies: KPN / Stichting Brein / Tele2 Netherlands / UPC Netherlands / XS4ALL / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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