BT and TalkTalk challenge Britain’s Digital Economy Act

BT and TalkTalk are seeking a judicial review of the controversial Digital Economy Act, BBC News has learned.The two internet service providers want the High Court to clarify the legality of the act before it is implemented.The act was “rushed through” parliament before the general election, they say.Both think it had “insufficient scrutiny” and question whether its proposals to curb illegal file-sharing harm “basic rights and freedoms”.To read this BBC News report in full, see:
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/10542400.stm

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.