Breaking News: High Court confirms iiNet is not liable for peer-to-peer file sharing

Today, the High Court held that iiNet was not liable for copyright infringement by its users or subscribers when they downloaded unauthorised copies of cinematographic films, in the case of Roadshow Films Pty Ltd & Others v iiNet Limited.  This decision affirms the results of the decisions of the Federal Court and Full Federal Court.

Stay tuned for further updates on the reasons for the decision. 

You can find our previous alert on the Full Federal Court’s decision here.