23 year old Sydney web developer Evan McMahon was shown leniency because of his age and autism.
Spotify rapidly resolved an error which resulted in duplicate charges, but why do data-rich businesses allow these mistakes to happen in the first place?
Spotify refuse to comment about whether they paid musicians whose songs were only played because user playlists had been hacked.
Presenting charges on behalf of over-the-top providers will make it harder to detect fraud and resolve billing complaints.
A survey of British internet users finds that 72 percent believe copyright piracy warning notices will be ignored.