The newspaper was able to avoid the penalty for publishing advertising crypto-services.
On 6 August an arbitration court ruled that “the unity of the NC” will receive a warning for advertising, calling to invest in the cryptocurrency. Previously, the company faced a fine of 50 thousand rubles.
A court case was launched after one of the guards, the CBR saw in the newspaper “Unity Nizhnekamsk” the ad, which offered services for investing in the cryptocurrency and assembling mining devices. The announcement came with a phone Blumchen Richard Gaidar, who was supposed to provide services. But his name was not stated in the ad that it was illegal.
Representatives of the Volga-Vyatka main branch of the Central Bank appealed to the office of the Federal Antimonopoly service, which decided that “the unity of the NK” violated the law on advertising.
“The court of first instance rightly considered that the application of the penalty in the amount of 50 000 rubles. will wear unduly punitive, does not match the gravity of the offence and degree of guilt of a person brought to responsibility”, – stated in the decree of the court of appeal.