No ISP Blocking measures for Copyright infringements
The Berne Court of Commerce dismissed a case brought forward by film rights disctributor Präsens Film AG against Swisscom. Präsens Film AG requested blocking measures for online platforms from where Swisscom customers could stream or download allegedly copyright infringing films. The court held that Swisscom did not contribute to the copyright infringement by providing its internet access services.
Swisscom was represented by Rolf Auf der Maur and Matthias Seemann of VISCHER.