Sale of CDs and DVDs with counterfeit copyrightable objects leads to criminal liability

On 15 June 2011 Malinsky district court of Zhitomir oblast found a person guilty in copyright infringement. The convicted defendant illegally sold films, phonograms and computer programs on CDs and DVDs at a city market. Punishment – 1 year in prison, suspended sentence. In addition, the court satisfied a civil claim of Videoservice Ukraine, Ltd., collecting from the guilty UAH11401,75 of damages.