Phone unlocking services face new legal risk, EFF says

As of Saturday, it is illegal to unlock phones in order to use a device on another carrier's network

By , IDG News Service |  Legal

"Creating and defending the next round of exemptions will start in late 2014," Stoltz wrote. "If lawsuits happen, the courts should recognize that the DMCA is being misused, and refuse to apply it to anti-competitive software locks."

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