AD BLOCKING: German court hands publisher partial victory in ad-blocking case


A German court on Friday handed publisher Axel Springer a partial victory on Friday in its fight against so-called ad-blockers.The court said ad-blocking provider Eyeo should not charge Axel Springer for putting it on its “white list” of publishers and advertisers it exempts from blanket blocking by consumers. yeo said it would appeal against the ruling, which it said depended on “an obscure, newly passed statute in German unfair competition law”.
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