For use by students enrolled in LWN117, Cyberlaw and Policy (QUT).
Tuesday, April 05, 2011
Week 7: Liability of ISPs and Infrastructure Providers
This class deals with liability of intermediaries. For example, is an ISP liable for the conduct of its users? Is a web hosting company liable for the content of others that it hosts? Is TripAdvisor liable for reviews of hotels posted by users? Is Google liable for the content that appears on this blog?
Should such intermediaries be liable for the actions of others?