Sławomir Świerzyński More often he became a hero of media headlines, and not because of his music career. “Gazeta Wyborcza” discovered a court ruling on copyright infringement and obtaining financial benefits from someone else’s work. The disco polo star was found guilty.
Sławomir Świerzyński heard the sentence for distributing films about the Pope
The case dates back to 2005, when Sławomir Świerzyński began collaborating with the company Forte Vita, which organizes bedding shows. According to “Gazeta Wypurca”, the singer had to prepare “multimedia postcards”, which would then be distributed as a reward at the infamous duvet shows. The set includes: relaxing music, mystery And the… Movie Documentary film “John Paul II – The Man Who Changed the World”. For this, the singer was to receive 14 thousand. Advance payments of gold. It has long been known that such shows are mostly attended by old people, which is why the movie Pope was a real treat for them. squad leader Bayer full He ordered the production of up to 30,000 copies, after which it turned out that he did not have the rights to them. Haji Company Movie, which has the exclusive right to distribute the film, provided only samples of it. The collaboration between her and Świerzyński is not documented.
The pope was supposed to be a lure and encourage people to buy a special woolen quilt, just as people today pull utensils in the same way. But we did not consent to the use of the film for such activities. Mr. Schwerczynski appears to have decided that by receiving samples of the illustration films, he automatically becomes the owner of the rights and can dispose of them freely. (…) He simply publicly robbed – Stefan Haabiś, Head of Haga Film said in an interview with “Gazeta Wyborcza”.
The court fined Sławomir Świerzyński in the amount of 14,752 PLN, which was to be paid to Haga Film. This is not the singer’s first conflict with copyright. Last year, the Pock District Court issued an inconclusive ruling and ordered a halt to the copyright infringement of the song “Tawerna pod Pijana Zgrają”. In turn, in 2012, ńierzyński was convicted of copyright infringement on Karol Budowski’s Taka Song. but that is not all. The Bear Fall’s brilliant career in China and sold 67 million albums there also turned out to be rock. The way the team runs the YouTube channel is also controversial مثيرة, where the “real” number of song views is added to the video title. What will shock the veteran disco polo warrior?