Roskomnadzor will offer Google to join anti-piracy Memorandum

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APTLD meeting will offer Google to join anti-piracy Memorandum, told reporters the head of Department Alexander Zharov.

On Thursday at the site of Roskomnadzor, the largest Internet platforms and media holdings Russia signed a Memorandum on cooperation in combating the spread of pirated content.

«They (Google – ed.) we are going in the next month and a half to come to the talks. We offer them to join,» said Zharov, answering a question of journalists on why among the signatories of the Memorandum were not Google.

He also explained that the search engine meets the requirements of us law for the protection of copyright content, which «is very similar to the provisions of this Memorandum». Also, according to Zharov, Google has «no legal representation in the Russian Federation».

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