70% of the music published worldwide.

The aggregate catalog of phonograms and musical works of NFMI member companies accounts for more than 70% of all music published in the world.

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Problems of dissemination of information violating copyright and related rights were discussed with NFMI participation at the conference "Dialogues on Private Law" within the framework of the field session of the Presidential Council for Codification and ..
Problems of dissemination of information violating copyright and related rights were discussed with NFMI participation at the conference "Dialogues on Private Law" within the framework of the field session of the Presidential Council for Codification and ..
19.05.2022

On October 21-22, 2021, a visiting meeting of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation on codification and improvement of civil legislation was held in Perm.

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Persistent pirates will be removed from Yandex rankings. This measure is included in the new version of the "Anti-Piracy Memorandum"
Persistent pirates will be removed from Yandex rankings. This measure is included in the new version of the "Anti-Piracy Memorandum"
19.05.2022

Rightholders and Internet companies signed a new version of the anti-piracy memorandum.

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Pirates on a hook: how is counteraction against illegal content conducted in Russia?
Pirates on a hook: how is counteraction against illegal content conducted in Russia?
19.05.2022

The online distribution of pirated copies of movies, TV series, music and books causes enormous damage to companies investing in content production.

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Creation of new opportunities for independent CDN networks, and how the departure of foreign vendors affected the broadcast and content market. These and other issues were discussed with NFMI at the XIII International Conference "Transport Networks Russia..
Creation of new opportunities for independent CDN networks, and how the departure of foreign vendors affected the broadcast and content market. These and other issues were discussed with NFMI at the XIII International Conference "Transport Networks Russia..
19.05.2022

The XIII International Conference, "Transport Networks Russia & CIS: Development of Backbone Networks", was held on March 17 - 18, 2022, in Moscow.

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The NFMI opposed compulsory licensing
The NFMI opposed compulsory licensing
11.05.2022

According to "Kommersant", music major labels are asking the Russian authorities not to rush into adopting draft amendments to the Civil Code on compulsory licensing, which would allow companies in Russia to use new media products despite sanctions.

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Lostfilm, Lordfilm and other pirates to be removed from Yandex search results due to the new editions of the "Anti-Piracy Memorandum"
Lostfilm, Lordfilm and other pirates to be removed from Yandex search results due to the new editions of the "Anti-Piracy Memorandum"
11.05.2022

According to "Vedomosti", a new version of the anti-piracy memorandum was signed at the end of 2021.

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Round table "Internet in Russia" took place at RIW 2021. Nikita Danilov, General Director of NFMI, took part in the round table
Round table "Internet in Russia" took place at RIW 2021. Nikita Danilov, General Director of NFMI, took part in the round table
11.05.2022

On December 6, 2021 with the support of the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation the round table "Internet in Russia" was held, at which a large RAEC study on the trends and results of the digital economy in 2020-2021 was presented.

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Experts told how to stop the illegal distribution of content on the Internet. Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, illegal traffic in Russia has increased significantly, said Nikita Danilov, Director General of the National Federation of Music..
Experts told how to stop the illegal distribution of content on the Internet. Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, illegal traffic in Russia has increased significantly, said Nikita Danilov, Director General of the National Federation of Music..
11.05.2022

At the international educational conference Distant & Digital, the session "Digital content: practical steps to counter piracy" was held.

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The members of the NFMI are major music companies. The cumulative catalog of phonograms and musical works of the NFMI member companies makes up more than 70 % of all music published in the world

The Association of Music Companies "National Federation of Music Industry" (NFMI) is a Russian non-profit organization representing the interests of the music business in Russia and other countries.

NFMI was founded in 2011 by record companies to remove barriers in the development of the music industry and create a favorable business climate, to form an effective system of legal protection of copyright and related rights, and to develop and strengthen the legal music market, represent and protect the interests of authors, performers, phonogram producers and other rights holders.

The aggregate catalog of phonograms and musical works of the NFMI member companies represents more than 70% of all music published in the world. NFMI's main goal is to develop in Russia the conditions for the successful existence of any business connected with the creation and distribution of music.

NFMI represents the interests of its members, who are rights holders in the field of music, and the music industry in general, before state authorities, as well as before commercial and non-commercial organizations. The Association also organizes interaction and dialogue with other IT and creative industries on a wide range of issues, promotes the exchange of opinions and coordination of positions within the music industry, explains to the general public the music business' position on key issues, and ensures interaction with international music associations.