TF1 reaches settlement with YouTube - report

Monday 17 November 2014 | 11:38 CET | News
French broadcaster TF1 and Google's YouTube video platform have reached an out of court settlement to end a seven-year dispute, reports BFM TV. Google reportedly agreed to pay EUR 1 million to TF1 in the settlement expected to be announced officially on 19 November when the Appeals Court closes the case. TF1 sued YouTube at the Paris Commercial Court in 2008 for not removing copyrighted content from the platform, seeking over EUR 150 million in damages. The Commercial Court referred the matter to the Appeals Court where TF1 reduced the damages sought to EUR 141 million. According to the

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google / TF1 / YouTube
Countries: France
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