Duma adopted in the 2nd reading of bill on licensing of replication of the PC programs

Osduma adopted on second reading a bill on compulsory licensing of replication software. According to the developers of new rules, they will help protect the program from the fakes.

For producers of programs would be mandatory licenses for their manufacture. On entering the sale of copies will need to specify the name and license number will need to keep records of all produce. For businesses that violate the licensing requirements and conditions will apply strict measures, including license suspension and revocation, said in a commentary to the law.

Such measures are already in force in respect of audiovisual products. Since their introduction of information about its producer has become more accessible and more transparent and more efficient fight against piracy.

11 April 2008 | bill, developer, duma, forgery, licensing, norm, program, reading, view

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