Page online stores-counterfeit can start to block in Russia
According to «Izvestia», the meeting in the Federation Council on cross-border Internet trade was made the radical proposal that jeopardizes the various online stores.
The meeting was attended by representatives of the Federal customs service (FCS), the Federal tax service (FNS), industry and trade, Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS), the Institute of development Internet (IRI), the Association of companies the Internet-trade (AKIT), as well as of Canon, Casio, Grundfos.
To stem the tide of counterfeit products, which flows into Russia, the rights holders propose to start quickly lock the pages of the online stores that sell such products. At the moment there is the procedure of blocking the store pages with infringing products by a court decision, however, it costs more than half a million rubles and lasts a long time. And the police simply refuse handling allegations of violations of the counterfeiting.
«And if Russian scammers you can still fight the scammers overseas inaccessible to our justice,» — said the President of AKITA Alexei Fedorov. In the first quarter of this year container traffic, and stores the identified 13.3 million units of counterfeit products for a total amount of 1.4 billion rubles. Every year, according to the FCS, the number of identified counterfeit products doubled.
Analyst of the Russian Association of electronic communications Karen Ghazaryan expressed this opinion: «In this case mixed the two concepts of counterfeiting and «grey» product. Counterfeit is counterfeit goods and grey goods — it is goods that were imported into Russia illegally. Because the initiative for the creation of SROs, most likely aimed at dealing with «grey» goods which are imported outside the official channels of distributors, and in this case they are driven by the desire to earn on exclusive contracts.»