24.04.2012. 15:02

Prosecutor of Department III within the Prosecutor's Office of BiH issued an indictment against R.K.-J. born on February 6, 1977 in Zenica, residing in Tuzla, BiH citizen, charging her with the criminal offense of Impermissible Use of Copyrights under Article 243, Paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code of BiH.

The indictment charges R.K.-J. to have, in September 2011 as the owner and a responsible person in Tuzla photocopying shop, illegally reproduced and marketed copyrighted works such as textbooks and books of various authors and publishers, without permission of the author, other copyright holder or a person authorized to give permission aware that those were illegal copies which is contrary to Articles 20, 21 and 22 of the Law on Copyright and Related Rights ("Official Gazette of BiH", No. 63/10). 

As alleged in the indictment on September 28, 2011 during the search of her office building the authorized officers of the State Investigation and Protection Agency - SIPA, found and temporarily seized 88 illegal copies of books and textbooks.

The indictment was forwarded to the Court of BiH for confirmation.