Representatives of copyright holders, video hosting owners and search engine operators in Russia have extended the Memorandum of Cooperation in the field of exclusive rights protection until August 1.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has compiled a register of audiovisual services (AVS) primarily targeted at a Russian audience and with daily traffic of over 100,000.
Andrei Lipov has been appointed the head of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor.
Alexander Zharov, currently the head of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor, is to become the new CEO of Gazprom Media.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has said it will mirror actions taken by Ofcom against the licence holder of the channel NTV-Mir Baltiya.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has taken protective measures in relation to the intellectual property of broadcasters.
The Ukrainian regulator National Council has asked Google to prevent the blocking of its satellite TV channel ATR T (TK-Atlant-SV) on YouTube.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has accused France 24 of breaking the country’s media laws.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has blocked the retransmission of the channels TV3, TNT, CTC, Dohzd, Pyatnitsa and Ren TV on over 200 internet sites.
The terrestrial licences awarded to three Viacom channels in Russia last month have disappeared from Roskomnadzor’s register.