On July 13, 2006, the “Stop Counterfeit” festival was held on Red Square in Moscow. It was an action to support the copyright of music artists. The event was part of the cultural program of the SUMMIT G8 / XXXII meeting of the Heads of State and Government of The Big Eight.
On June 13, 2006, the first “Stop Counterfeit” Festival in support of musicians’ copyright was held at Kirovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg. The event was the cultural part of the 32nd G8 summit, a meeting of the heads of state and government, which took place at the Konstantinovsky Palace in Strelna near St. Petersburg from July 15 to 17, 2006.