The Moscow city court will consider the claim about blocking pirated copies of the series on «Yandex»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Polynicotinate in photobacteria goddess of justice (Themis) at the courthouse. Archival photoThe Moscow city court will consider the claim about blocking pirated copies of the series on «Yandex»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Polynicotinate the image Bank

The Moscow city court will spend pre-judicial preparation under the fourth claim of TV channels of holding «Gazprom-Media» on full lock pirated copies of TV shows in the search engine «Yandex», told RIA Novosti press-service of the court.

The lawsuit was filed by the TV channel TNT.

Earlier, the four television companies, included in «Gazprom-media», filed in the court lawsuits on full lock in «Yandex» pirated copies of a number of series. After over all the service «Yandex.Video» under threat of blocking, the search engine has decided to remove from the search all links on pages with controversial content. Users lost the ability to find legitimate sites, because the search engine is unable to distinguish them from pirated.

As noted by RIA Novosti interviewed experts, the problem of piracy in this area could solve the appearance available to license video services.

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