Source: Bundesgerichtshof Press Release
quote: In the new ruling ... ISPs are required to log all customers IP addresses and in the case of an infringement report, hand over the name and addresses customer was connected to the dynamic IP address at the time.... The bad news is that ISPs like Deutsche Telekom may now have to spend millions extra on monitoring, logging, and reporting expenses, as reports on the ruling did not mention any form of compensation for processing requests.
quote: Corporations seem to be gaining more influence over the government
quote: yup, I'm not that old and in my lifetime have seen a big shift towards big brother in this country.
quote: That's not the fault of Corporations. Stop voting in big government types.