On August 16, 2018, the Kyiv Court of Appeal, in a legal case No. 758/16245/17 in the lawsuit filed by,Nisan Moiseev, the owner of the Proton Energy Group Joint-Stock Company, against Serhiy Leshchenko and Olena Prytula, on honor, dignity, and business reputation protection and refutation of inaccurate information, ruled out:
- to satisfy the claim of Moiseev Nisan Lazarovych against Leshchenko Serhiy Anatoliyovych and Prytula Olena Yuriivna.
- to declare the information, distributed in the article by Serhiy A. Leshchenko called "Autogas of national shame. Medvedchuk-Poroshenko scheme", which was published on September 29, 2017, at 11:05 p.m. on the web page of the website http://blogs.pravda.com.ua on the Internet at http://blogs.pravda.com.ua/authors/leschenko/59a5d392d32fa/, false and the one that violates personal non-property rights and humiliates of business reputation of Moiseev Nisan Lazarovych, specifically: "The Security Service of Ukraine ... while monopolizing the market by Medvedchuk, supported this monopolization in every possible way", "The scheme is carried out through his junior partner - the owner (according to documents) of the company "Proton Energy" Israeli citizen Nisan Moiseev ...".
- to oblige the defendants Leshchenko Serhiy Anatoliyovych and Prytula Olena Yuriivna to refute the false information about Moiseev Nisan Lazarovych by publishing the resolution part of the court decision in this case under the heading "Refutation" on the website http://blogs.pravda.com.ua within 5 calendar days from the day when the court decision entered into its legal force.
Apart from that, groundlessness and unreliability of the claims by Serhiy Leshchenko towards Proton Energy Group Joint-stock Company were confirmed by the investigation of Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine. The investigation resulted in imposing fines on the LPG market operators, Proton Energy Group Joint-stock Company with its subsidiaries among them.
The decision of the Court of Appeal came into its force on the day of its adoption on August 16, 2018, and the obligation to publish the refutation must be executed within 5 calendar days, that is, no later than August 21, 2018. However, there was no refutation of the false unreliable information by Leshchenko Serhiy Anatoliyovych and Prytula Olena Yuriivna, has not been published on the specified website until now.
Taking into account all the abovementioned, the owner of "Proton Energy Group" JSC offers the defendants Serhiy Leshchenko and Olena Prytula who, in their public professional activities position themselves as law-abiding citizens to demonstrate this and voluntarily execute the court's decision.
In case of failure to comply with the obligations imposed by law and court, the owner of "Proton Energy Group" JSC reserves the right to resort to the necessary legal procedures.
PRESS OFFICE of JSC "PROTON ENERGY GROUP"