The fate of the pirated content will face separate courts


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Judicial decisions about blocking pirated content on the Internet will verify the individual appeal and cassation courts. This is stated in the decree of the Plenum of the Supreme court of Russia, published in “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”.

According to the judge of the Supreme court Vyacheslav Gorshkov, the decision to block content is not accepted automatically. He noted that by law it is considered an adoption of a preliminary injunction. In the case that the owners of the site have the appropriate rights to the content it unlocks.

Against the decision on blocking will be considered in the First appellate court of General jurisdiction and the Second court of appeal of General jurisdiction, and not within a single court. In addition, it is reported that the blockage of pirated content is just one of the many intellectual property issues.

Also, according to the decision of the plenary, the administrator of the site recognized by the owner of the website. To prove should he. In addition, the plaintiffs dispute on compensation for the violation of intellectual property rights will be now to justify the amount of compensation: lead the relevant evidence and calculations.

In September 2018, it was reported that for every Russian who has access to the network, there are on average 110 hits pirated copies a year. It is noted that almost every second movie released in a movie in 2018, was leaked online illegally online cinemas.

The decision on creation of a new system of appeal and cassation courts of General jurisdiction was made in July of 2018. It was reported that it will be ready by the fall of 2019.

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