The owner of a BBS had dealt with at least 1000 copyright protected software products, amongst other things making the software products available to 300 paying subscribers. The matter related to whether the owner of a BBS could be liable for copyright infringements committed via the BBS. The Court concluded that there were serious gaps in the copyright protection afforded by the law.
Topic, claim, or defense
Highest Domestic/National (including State) Court
Type of service provider
Host (Including Social Networks)
Type of law