1967 Ltd and others v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd and others

Copyright – Infringement. The claimant record companies applied for an injunction against the defendants, who were the five main retail internet service providers in the UK, requiring the defendants to take measures to block, access by their customers to websites which used peer-to-peer file-sharing protocol. The Chancery Division held that both users and the operators of the websites in issue had used the defendants' services to infringe the claimants' copyrights. The injunction was granted.

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