Russian businessman Vladimir Orekhov has filed a lawsuit against Google because of the advertising ban cryptocurrencies. This is reported by “Vedomosti”, which examined a copy of the claim.
Nut accuses the company of causing of moral harm, and requires compensation in the amount of 2 billion rubles. The entrepreneur insists that Google lifted its ban on advertising of crypto-currencies and ICO. The lawsuit in the Zamoskvoretsky court of Moscow, the Respondent will be the Russian legal entity of the Corporation OOO “Google”.
The plaintiff said that is an entrepreneur and investing in cryptocurrency projects. So, he runs a network of cryptocurrency terminals for transactions with the digital currency. The project is still under development, but Nut sure that in the future a Google ban may adversely affect the success of a business and violates his right to receive information.
Meanwhile, experts are skeptical about the chances of Vladimir Smith to win in court. According to lawyers, the distributor cannot be required to engage in an advertising, commercial Affairs did not show up demands for damages.
Remember, Google AdWords is planning to officially ban the advertising of crypto-currencies and the ICO in June. Earlier, such ban came Facebook, Instagram and Reddit. First Deputy Chairman of the faction “Fair Russia” in the Duma Mikhail Emelyanov has called the advertising ban cryptocurrency “over-step”.