EMail Published, Protected Like Letter
CK - Washington. A Cologne court called the publication of an EMail a
violation of personality or privacy rights of the sender. The matter 28 O
178/06, decided on September 9, 2006, involves an EMail from a corporation that the recipient apparently forwarded to a party which
published it on the Internet. The EMail is mentioned as an exhibit and not attached to the decision. Therefore, the exact route of the
EMail to the publisher is unclear ...