PRESS RELEASE: OMB Seizes Items from Unlicensed Stores in Pasay and Manila

 PRESS RELEASE: OMB Seizes Items from Unlicensed Stores in Pasay and Manila
On January 19, 2021, enforcement operations were conducted by the Optical Media Board against Amax Security System Corp. located at Pasay City and RD Electronics Corp. in Sta. Mesa, Manila.
Upon inspection, Amax Security System Corp. was found engaged in the sale of CCTV cameras with storage device, whereas five units of Techwoo Smart TVs were found in the premises of RD Electronics Corp. Both establishments failed to present an OMB license to OMB agents. Taken into preventive custody are 14 pieces of Hard Disc Drives (HDDs) and 5 units of Smart TVs.
Engaging in business activities such as distribution and sale of storage devices without the appropriate license from OMB are violations under Republic Act No. 9239 otherwise known as the Optical Media Act of 2003. #