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Swedish Patents and Market Court of Appeal says that an ISP is not required to hand over information about subscribers’ IP addresses

Can an ISP be required to hand over its subscribers' IP addresses in online copyright infringement cases?Contrary to a decision at first instance [but also other Swedish courts' recent decisions: see here], a few days ago the Swedish Patents and … Continue reading

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Swedish National Platform for Nanosafety Launches New Website

On March 26, 2018, the Swedish National Platform for Nanosafety (SweNanoSafe) launched a new website intended to facilitate communication and knowledge exchange on the safety aspects of nanomaterials.  According to the press release, the website is targeted toward regulators, scientists, … Continue reading

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Stockholm Administrative Court orders ISP to provide customers’ details to Swedish police

Over time Swedish internet service provider (ISP) Bahnhof has dismissed several requests for disclosure of customers’ data, making it a matter of principle to protect the privacy of its users .However, in 2016 Bahnhof received a request from the Swedish … Continue reading

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Swedish Supreme Court confirms that domain names constitute property that can be seized by the state

The saga behind the decision I am going to report on first started in April 2015, when prosecutor Fredrik Ingblad directed claims against Fredrik Neij (one of the creators of The Pirate Bay) in an effort to disrupt the operation … Continue reading

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Swedish appeals court upholds Pirate Bay convictions

[JURIST] The Swedish Svea Appeals Court [materials, in English] Friday upheld [press release, in Swedish] the copyright convictions of Fredrik Neji, Peter Sunde and Carl Lundstroem for their involvement in running The Pirate Bay [official website], a file-sharing website. The … Continue reading

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