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Russian Authors’ Society announces its results for 2015

Moscow, Russia, September 19, 2016 — Russian Non-Governmental Organization “Russian Authors’ Society” (RAO) announced its 2015 results and achievements.  In spite of declining macroeconomic activity, RAO managed to achieve positive dynamic in its key performance criterion. In 2015 the...

Independent Auditor: No violations found in Joint Stock Company “SEC” business activities

Moscow, Russia, August 15, 2016 — An independent auditor found no violations in business activities of Russian Authors’ Society (RAO) linked to creation of an affiliated Joint Stock Company “Service Exploitation Company” (JSC “SEC”), to assignment of property in favour of JSC “SEC”, and to...

Decisions of the so called “extraordinary RAO Conference” of August 31, 2016, carry no legal weight

Russia, Moscow, September 6, 2016 Dear colleagues! Mass media have recently reported that on August 31, 2016, a self appointed “group of authors” organized a so called “extraordinary RAO Conference”. The “conference” reelected the managing bodies of Russian Authors’ Society: General Director...

RAO Authors’ Council Makes a Statement

Russia, Moscow, August 29, 2016 — Today the Authors’ Council of the Russian Authors’ Society (RAO) had a meeting and presented its official position on the actions of the “self-appointed group of authors”, which attempt to organize an illegitimate conference on August 31.  After the meeting...

Igor Matvienko was elected President of RAO Authors’ Council

Russia, Moscow, August 29, 2016 – It was announced today on the outcome of Russian Authors Society (RAO) Authors’ Council session, that Honoured Man of Arts of Russia, composer, music publisher Igor Matvienko had been elected as a new President of RAO Authors’ Council. Winner of the State Prize...

Sergey Fedotov’s defence team will challenge the decision of the Moscow City Court

Russia, Moscow, July 12, 2016 – The Defence of Russian Authors’ Society General Director will lodge a cassation appeal against the decision of the Moscow City Court for Mr. Fedotov’s detention until August 17, 2016. On July 12, 2016 the Moscow City Court during the hearings on Mr. Fedotov’s case...

CISAC: RAO Work is Compliant with High International Standards

Russia, Moscow, July 5, 2016 — International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) presented its official report on the results of their Technical Visit to Russian Authors’ Society (RAO), which took place in Moscow on May 18 and 19, 2016. As a result of this visit, the...

RAO Authors’ Council forwarded an Address to the Russian General Prosecutor’s Office and the Ministry of the Interior

Moscow, Russia, July 1, 2016 — On June 30th members of the Authors’ Council of the Russian Authors’ Society (RAO) held a meeting and forwarded an Address to the General Prosecutor Mr. Yuri Chaika, and the Minister of the Interior Mr. Vladimir Kolokoltsev. In that Letter members of the Authors’...

MEETING OF THE RAO AUTHORS’ COUNCIL WAS HELD IN MOSCOW

Moscow, Russia, June 30, 2016 — A meeting of the RAO Authors’ Council was held today. Members of the Council discussed current activities of the Society and how to maintain its effective work. Following the results of the meeting, the Authors’ Council drew up an Address, signed by all its...

Defence seeks for Sergey Fedotov release

Moscow, Russia, June 29, — Sergey Fedotov’s lawyer lodged an appeal with the Moscow City Court against the judgment of the Moscow Tagansky District Court for detention as a measure of restraint to General Director of Russian Authors’ Society Sergey Fedotov. According the court judgment of June...