Brien warns against IPTV bundles

Monday 19 September 2016 | 09:48 CET | News
The Dutch anti-piracy group Brein announced plans to take action against 'IPTV bundle subscriptions'. Advertisers of such packages sell access to online video services for a bundled price that it usually much lower than the separate prices of the services. According to Brein, this is because they are using illegal content sources. The group pointed to the recent decision by the EU Court of Justice that said websites distributing content for profit can be expected to know or check if third-party content is based on illegal sources. They cannot link to such content without being held liable.

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