by Hugh Stephens 16 August, 2021
Bell Media, Rogers Communications and other broadcasters in Canada have applied for a dynamic site blocking order to protect their broadcast rights for National Hockey League games.
The injunction they are seeking is not targeted at a specific site or streaming service but instead aims to block the unauthorised broadcast of NHL games, no matter the source, similar to court orders in the UK to block infringing streaming of English Premier League games.
Find out more in this article by Hugh Stephens: Surprise! Canadians Like to Pirate NHL Games–But Dynamic Site Blocking Orders May Soon Put a Stop to the Free Rides.
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