4) To accomplish these goals, Section 230 grants immunity from tort liability to computer service providers such as websites and ISPs that provide access to defamatory content created by third parties: [section] 230(c) Protection for "Good Samaritan" blocking and screening of offensive material (1) Treatment of publisher or speaker No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider.
What does ICS stand for?
ICS stands for Interactive Computer Service
This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Business, finance, etc.
See other definitions of ICS
We have 895 other meanings of ICS in our Acronym Attic
- Intensive Care Society (UK)
- Inter-City Services (Berkeley, CA)
- Inter-Community School (Zurich, Switzerland)
- Inter-Orbit Communication System (NASA)
- Inter-Universitary Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology
- Interacting Cognitive Subsystems
- Interactive Case Study
- Interactive Claims System (insurance)
- Interactive Command Set (Datum)
- Interactive Compilation System
- Interagency Communications System
- InterChange Server
- Intercockpit Communication System
- Intercom System
- Intercommunication Control Set
- Intercommunication Control System
- Intercommunications System
- Intercontinental Church Society (United Kingdom)
- Intercostal Space
- Interdepartmental Committee on Security (various locations)
Samples in periodicals archive:
To that end, I propose the following simple addition to [section] 230: Nothing in this Section shall be construed to grant an interactive computer service immunity from civil claims arising under Chapter 110 where the interactive computer service knowingly received or distributed child pornography.
Specifically, "No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider" and cannot be held civilly liable for "any action voluntarily taken in good faith to restrict access to or availability of material that the provider or user considers to be obscene.
[section] 230, and which I will refer to as [section] 230), which provides that "[n]o provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider.
Liability protection Section 230 includes two key provisions that help to insulate providers and users of "interactive computer services" (such as association Web sites) from civil liability: One provides immunity from civil liability for any action "voluntarily taken in good faith" to delete or restrict access to material that the provider considers to be objectionable; the other states that "no provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider," thus yielding substantial protection for associations that choose not to delete or restrict access to information posted on their sites.
This bill would preclude state and local government agencies from enacting special taxes on the Internet, interactive computer services, and the use of the Internet or any interactive computer services.
The 4DTV receiver will provide consumers with a range of more than 500 TV, audio and radio choices, superb clarity from a first-generation signal, satellite audio stations, and future expandability to include interactive computer services and high definition television reception.
Excerpts from the report follow: "Barring unforeseen obstacles, an on-line interactive computer service, provided commercially by an information utility, may be as commonplace by 2000 AD as telephone service is today.