An Internet service provider that allowed an advertiser to capture users' Internet communications is not an aider and abettor under the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986, a federal appeals court has ruled. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit based its decision on the fact that the statute "creates no aiding-and abetting civil liability."
Internet provider not liable for allowing ad company to track web use
The National Law Journal
January 2, 2013
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