Arcada has been notified that illegal sharing of digital materials has been detected coming from Arcada's computer network. In practice, films are being shared e.g. using Bittorrent.
Distributing copyrighted material is prohibited in law. If the owner of the copyrights turn to the police authority of Finland with an investigation request, Arcada's IT unit will provide assistance to the police by identifying the users practicing illegal activity.
Claim for compensation may be a significant amount when the case will be put on trial!