HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Internet > EU Passes Strict Net Neutrality Laws

EU Passes Strict Net Neutrality Laws

April 3, 2014

Following a January 2014 ruling that essentially killed off net neutrality in the United States, companies like Netflix have already had to pay internet service providers (ISPs) extra to make sure that access to content is not limited. This practice would never be legal in the EU now that Parliament has agreed to a new set of laws that will enforce net neutrality in its 28 member nations.


Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

FCC: Spectrum Auction Rules Fulfill Congressional Mandate, Despite NAB Claims

The National Association of Broadcasters filed a lawsuit Aug. 18 to challenge the rules outlined in FCC's May spectrum incentive order...

Posted

The Battle Over Government-Run Internet Heats Up at FCC

If Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler wants to stop states from blocking city-run broadband, he'll likely have to...

Posted

CEA: Discouraged at Broadcaster Auction Suit

The consumer Electronics Association is none too pleased with the National Association of Broadcasters' decision to sue the FCC over...

Posted

NAB sues FCC over 600 MHz incentive auction rules

The National Association of Broadcasters sued the FCC over its rules for next year's planned auction of 600 MHz broadcast TV spectrum...

Posted

More News


Headlines