Court of Milan - Judgement No. 10893/2011 of 9th September 2011

The new concept of “active Provider” (English)

Italiano English The recent opinion of the Court of Milan (Judgement No. 10893/2011 of 9th September 2011) regarding the Internet Providers’responsibilities, has confirmed the new Italian case-law trend according to which Providers (ISP) should be divided into “active” and “passive” ones and that their legal responsibility should be assessed according to the strength of such.

Autore:

Niccolò Lasorsa

The Verdict:

Sentenze

Can a Web page be submitted as evidence?

Can a Web page be submitted as evidence?

Italiano English After a first decision (High Court n. 2912/2004) that denied that a Web page could be produced as documentary evidence in a civil procedure, now Italian doctrine and case law are trying to fix objective criteria to be used to assess whether and when might be considered acceptable documentary evidence.

Autore:

Niccolò Lasorsa

The Verdict:

Sentenze