Duhaime's Law Dictionary

Take Down Notice Definition:

A notice sent to an Internet service provider allleging and detailing unlawful publishing activity

Differs from a demand for an apology.


  • Electronic Commerce (EC Directives) Regulations 2002, SI 2002/2013, §22.
  • Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 2002, Statutes of South Africa, #25 of 2002, §77
  • Potts, David, Cyberlibel (Toronto: Irwin Law, 2011), pages 221-222.


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