Estimated impact of the intermediary liability regime on start-ups in Germany (%)
Topic: Illegal Content
Source: The economic impact of safe harbours on Internet intermediary start-ups
Sub type: Removal of illegal content
Germany’s start-up ecosystem could moderately benefit from increased liability protection in particular to increase its start-up success rate. Oxera model estimates that it could increase by 1.6 percentage points, translating into an increase of around 9% on its current success rate. The net present value of successful firms could increase by 3%.