May 242010
 
 May 24, 2010  Posted by  Non-U.S., Online

John Collins reports:

Eircom will from today begin a process that will lead to cutting off the broadband service of customers found to be repeatedly sharing music online illegally.

Ireland is the first country in the world where a system of “graduated response” is being put in place. Under the pilot scheme, Eircom customers who illegally share copyrighted music will get three warnings before having their broadband service cut off for a year.

Read more in the Irish Times.

Thanks to Brian Honan for this link.

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