Peer-to-Peer Sites May Face Closure

By Staff Published on .

File-sharing sites such as, and may shut down after Dutch Web hoster LeaseWeb faced pressure from rights holders miffed that their content is being spirited around the Internet without permission. A Dutch anti-piracy body got an injunction against LeaseWeb, which had taken a laissez faire attitude toward the torrent sites, which media companies say use P2P to facilitate piracy, NewTeeVee reports.
Most Popular
In this article: