COURT: A FINE UPON “MOSOBLGAZ” JSC IS LEGITIMATE
Moscow Regional Arbitration Court confirmed legitimacy of the decision of Moscow OFAS to hold “Mosoblgaz” JSC administrative liable
Earlier the antimonopoly body fined the company for breaching the rules for connecting to a gas network.
Moscow OFASestablished that the gas distributor was forcing a resident applying for gasification of his land plot, to build up a gas-distribution network that further would be used to connect other potential consumers.
Effectively, “Mosoblgaz” JSC attempted to shift its costs for developing a gas distribution network to the consumer.
“Mosoblgaz” JSCfiled a claim toMoscow Regional Arbitration Courtagainst the decision of Moscow OFAS to fine the company 100,000 RUB. The claim was dismissed.