6 March 2019

Decision from the Swiss supreme court regarding internet access providers

In a judgment dated 8 February 2019, the Federal Court dismissed Praesens-Film's appeal against Swisscom on the grounds that the operator is not obliged to prohibit access to foreign websites that illegally offer films to view or download. Opinion of Stéphanie Chuffart-Finsterwald in Le Temps of March 6, 2019.