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Maybe this article has some relevance to Atari Legend site

Postby Mug UK » Fri Oct 15, 2004 9:00 am

Not sure, but reading between the lines, if your ISP and/or web-host doesn't have the balls, then they will pull a site without questioning the source of the complaint.
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Postby aktiv8 » Fri Oct 15, 2004 9:42 am

A very interesting little read!

I'd say most of the ISPs would just pull the plug on a site. It's probably quicker, easier and, well overall, a lot less hastle than contacting the website owner etc. It also allows the ISP to say (if there was any legal comeback) - "Hey we pulled the site on receipt of the copyright notice and are currently investigating the matter"...
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Postby ST Graveyard » Fri Oct 15, 2004 9:47 am

Thanks for the info ...
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Postby unseenmenace » Fri Oct 15, 2004 10:38 am

Very interesting indeed. Well spotted mug. I use Demon as my ISP so it was relevant to me for that reason as well.
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Postby PaulB » Fri Oct 15, 2004 10:41 am

Wow, that's unbelievable. A Hotmail email address can take down a website!

I had a take down notice a while back. Was d/l a film via bittorrent. British Telecom sent me a nice letter telling me to remove the film from my web site. I didn't even have a web site!


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