Liability for illegal content online (cepStudy)


The EU-Commission has announced that it will update liabilities rules for digital services and products. Concrete proposals are to be published in the 4th quarter of 2020.


This cepStudy outlines the existing legal framework and its weaknesses, presents the main jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union on the issue, and describes how the Commission might update liability for illegal online content.