Audiencia Provincial [Court of Appeals] of Madrid, Section 28 (specializing on IP), Civil, Telecinco v. YouTube, 11/2014

Document type
Court Decision
holding YouTube not liable for copyright infringement; the plaintiff had not properly identified the allegedly infringing videos; YouTube met the conditions required by the hosting safe harbor and thus was exempted from liability; YouTube cannot be enjoined generally to prevent copyright infringing uploads. see also CIS blog 
Topic, claim, or defense
Document type
Court Decision
Issuing entity
Appellate Domestic Court
Type of service provider
Host (Including Social Networks)
OSP obligation considered
Block or Remove
Monitor or Filter
Type of law
General effect on immunity
Strengthens Immunity
General intermediary liability model
Takedown/Act Upon Knowledge (Includes Notice and Takedown)