New Legal Requirements for User Registration on Internet Sites

08 August 2023

The President has signed a law which may have an impact on Internet users and website owners.

The Law amends the Act "On Information, Information Technologies and the Protection of Information" and the Act "On Communications". The law introduces new requirements for the owners of Internet sites and their users.

Legal Advisory Services Under Newly Applied Sanctions

07 November 2022

In October 2022, the European Commission approved the eighth package of sanctions against Russia. Among other restrictions it established a ban on the provision of legal services to Russian companies. A few weeks later, on October 24, the European Commission published answers to frequently asked questions including explanations as to what kind of legal services fall under the ban and whether the extension of sanctions to this sphere does not entail restrictions on the right to protection.

Overview of key changes in the Federal Law "On Personal Data"

13 July 2022

On 6 June 2022 in the third hearing State Duma approved a Federal Law “On amendments to the Federal Law “On amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation “On personal data” and other legislative acts of Russian Federation and on the declaration of voidance of section fourteen article 30 of the Federal Law “On banks and banking operations”