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Italian court orders video portal Dailymotion to pay damages of EUR 5.5 mln to Mediaset

Wednesday 17 July 2019 | 08:46 CET | News

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Mediaset announced that it has won a first legal battle against Vivendi's online platform Dailymotion, which was accused of hosting copyrighted content without authorisation in an ongoing dispute going back to 2006. The court ordered Dailymotion to pay Mediaset EUR 5.5 million in damages, plus EUR 100,000 towards legal costs. It also imposed an additional penalty of EUR 5,000 for each day that the copyrighted content remains on the platform.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Dailymotion / Mediaset / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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