Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday May 29, 2012

Court Says YouTube Not Obligated to Control Content

The French courts sided with YouTube today ruling that the company is not obligated to control content of uploaded material.

YouTube is "a priori not responsible for the content of videos posted on its website" and "is under no obligation to control the content of videos posted online," said the ruling by the Tribunal de Grande Instance, a civil court that adjudicates major cases.