1 Million Euro compensation for bypassing Nintendo copy protection

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#1

1 Million Euro compensation for bypassing Nintendo copy protection.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts//2012/07/Nintendo-logo.gif[/newsimage]The Munich district court sentenced the operator of a German online shop to pay Nintendo a €1,000,000 compensation for selling so called "Slot 1" cards, allowing buyers to play copied games on their Nintendo DS, bypassing the console's copy protection.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/1-million-euro-compensation-for-bypassing-nintendo-copy-protection-62230/](http://www.myce.com/news/1-million-euro-compensation-for-bypassing-nintendo-copy-protection-62230/)


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#2

I don’t buy that, german lawyers are just too lazy for that, and even more german courts.


#3

Seems a little high…why do courts always come up with such extreme numbers!