Author Archives: Mark Zoetekouw

About Mark Zoetekouw

Mark is currently working on his PHD thesis about enforcement jurisdiction on the internet in the UNIJURIS project out of Utrecht University. He is also employed as legal advisor regarding matters of cybercrime & digital technology to the Dutch National Police. Any position taken is his personal one as an independent academic.

Ripples from across the pond: Extraterritorial Effects of the Microsoft Ireland Case


One of the big internet cases of this year, the Microsoft Ireland case, has come to an end about a month ago as the 2nd Circuit Court has handed down its ruling in favour of Microsoft. The case made quite a splash and has been covered  before at the RENFORCE blog. With the verdict in, the time is ripe to revisit it and look at it again, this time from a different angle. Continue reading