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Tiscali rejects BPI request to disconnect users

Wednesday 12 July 2006 | 12:41 CET | News
Tiscali has denied a request from the UK recording industry association BPI to disconnect 17 users allegedly infringing copyright through file sharing. ISP Review has published Tiscali's letter to the BPI, which calls on the group to supply more evidence backing up its claims before the ISP takes any action to disconnect the users. Tiscali has refused to turn over the customers' account details, saying that without a court order such a move would infringe on data privacy laws and its own contract conditions. The ISP has contacted one of the customers for which the BPI provided partial

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