German govt agrees on law removing WLAN provider liability

Wednesday 1 June 2016 | 10:04 CET | News
Germany's government has agreed on a new draft law designed to remove all legal risks associated with providing free WLAN to the public, Reuters reports. Under the new law, hotspot providers will no longer be held responsible if users perform forbidden tasks such as breaching copyright by downloading songs or films illegally.

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