Labels press for UPC piracy crackdown in Ireland
Labels pushing for Irish ISPs to do more to tackle music piracy is a story that keeps resurfacing, usually in the courts. This week’s update features the local subsidiaries of Universal, Sony and Warner taking Ireland’s...
January 21, 2015
Irish ISP UPC blames ‘testing’ for Pirate Bay block
A number of UPC customers trying to access The Pirate Bay were greeted instead with a message: "The Pirate Bay has been blocked."
October 25, 2012
Irish ISP defeats plans to enforce three-strikes
Irish ISP UPC has prevailed in a court ruling that appears to rule out the enforcement of three-strikes policies in Ireland. All four major labels were involved in the case, and while Justice Peter Charleton accepted that...
October 12, 2010