21.07.2016

Copyright infringements for $1 billion: charges on Artem Vaulin

US federal authorities go on fighting copyright infringers. Artem Vaulin, of Ukraine, was charged by US prosecutors, in particular, with criminal copyright  infringements. Vaulin seems the alleged owner of Kickass Torrents being responsible for unlawfully distributing well over $1 billion of copyrighted materials.

On 20 July 2016 Vaulin was arrested in Poland. Soon Poland will have to decide whether or not to extradite Artem Vaulin to the US.

For more details concerning the charges please follow the link:
https://www.justice.gov/usao-ndil/file/877591/download