Foxtel has been successful in its Federal Court application to have Australian ISPs block 28 domains linked to 15 online services.
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Foxtel has returned to Federal Court for its third application for an injunction to stop Australians accessing a range of sites it says facilitate infringement of its copyright, including by providing unauthorised access to its prison drama Wentworth.
A Hong Kong-based broadcaster is seeking to have an Australian court hand down orders forcing major Internet service providers to stop their customers from accessing the proprietary app marketplaces used by a range of set-top boxes.
Internet service providers could potentially have to block IP addresses linked to illicit streaming services, the Federal Court heard today, unless a website block requested by Village Roadshow is implemented swiftly.
Hong Kong broadcaster Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB) has launched Federal Court action in Australia seeking to force ISPs to block their customers from using Internet-connected set-top boxes to stream TVB’s broadcasts.