The New German Internet Law

Posted: 27 Jul 2013

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Lothar Determann

Baker & McKenzie LLP; Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin; Berkeley School of Law; University of California Hastings College of the Law

Date Written: September 1998


Article regarding the new German Internet Law aimed specifically at regulating Internet services and other online media. This article introduces these new rules and related constitutional issues and compares them with their United States counterpart, the Communications Decency Act (CDA), which itself has been the source of much recent constitutional debate.

Keywords: German Internet law, CDA

Suggested Citation

Determann, Lothar, The New German Internet Law (September 1998). Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 22, No. 1, 1998, Available at SSRN:

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