The Head Of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin
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The newspaper “Vedomosti” has complied with the orders of the court, to recognize an article about the house in Barvikha violate the right of the head of “Rosneft” to the inviolability of private life, and removed the text from the site. The court also demanded to destroy the circulation of the newspaper article about the house Sechin
From the website of the newspaper “Vedomosti” disappeared published on 20 June 2016 an article entitled “Vedomosti” found the house of Igor Sechin, in Barvikha”. When you try to pass by earlier leading article the hyperlink you can see the inscription “Material removed by the court”.
In mid-September 2016 the Ostankino district court of Moscow under the claim the head of “Rosneft” declared an article of “Vedomosti” Sechin violate the right to privacy and ordered the newspaper to remove it from the site and destroy the remaining at the disposal of edition copies of the paper issue of the newspaper in which the article was published.
“Vedomosti” appealed the decision of the Ostankino court in a higher court, however, on 18 November 2016, the Moscow city court recognised the district court decision lawful.
“The very decision I personally disagree, but what to do, here we have a court… the court’s Decision since, as it is now made on appeal, came into force, so we will implement it,” — said the chief editor of “Vedomosti” Tatyana Lysova, noting that according to the law of the editorial Board have five days to execute the court decision.
Over the past few months Sechin also filed lawsuits to several media, including RBC, which requires more than 3.1 billion rubles.
Sechin against the media
16 Sep 2016 Ostankino court of Moscow has satisfied the claim of the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin to the newspaper “Vedomosti”. According to the court, an article which tells about building a house Sechin in Moscow Barvikha on a plot of 3 hectares should be deleted from the website of the newspaper “Vedomosti” and the surviving copies of the room with this article must be destroyed.
In mid-August, Sechin has filed a lawsuit against “Novaya Gazeta” and journalist Anya’s Novel about protection of honor and dignity to recognize untrue and damaging his honor and dignity information in the publication “the Secret “Princess Olga.” As the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin is associated with one of the most luxurious yachts in the world?”. The lawsuit is pending.
In the winter of 2014 Savelovsky court decided to satisfy the claim of Igor Sechin to Forbes magazine. The head of “Rosneft” was considered inaccurate assessment of his income, published in December 2013 in the article “Tsar’s generosity”, according to which in 2012 as President and Chairman of the Board of the company Sechin earned $50 million in addition, according to the court, Forbes has denied some information, published in December 2013 in the article “the Last Conquistador”, which was recognized as discrediting the honor and dignity of the head of “Rosneft”. In particular, the quote that with the advent of “Rosneft” Sechin was able to “legally” become a wealthy man, and quotes that statement Sechin impact on quotes for TNK-BP.
26 Aug 2014 Ostankino court of Moscow has satisfied the claim Sechin on the protection of honor, dignity and business reputation to the newspaper “Vedomosti” and its Deputy editor-in-chief Kirill Horatiana. The reason for the suit became Kharatyan column “person of week: Igor Sechin”. Claims the head of “Rosneft” has caused three fragments of material, in particular the quote “…on its current position and ability to influence the adoption of major state decisions, the President Sechin did not lose: like Rosneft and controlled by the government, as is his “granddaughter,” and seems not very”. According to the court, the newspaper published a refutation of “discrediting the honor, dignity and business reputation” of the information published in the column, “Statements”, and removing material from the site.