Russia is set to mandate new UAS registration and certification requirements that will affect businesses using, manufacturing and/or importing UAS into Russia.
Russia’s new federal law, “On introducing amendments to the Air Code of the Russian Federation regarding the use of unmanned aerial vehicles” became effective yesterday, March 30, 2016. The bill, which was signed into law December 30, 2015 … Continue Reading
In mid-January, the territorial divisions of Russia’s Data Protection Authority, Roskomnadzor, uploaded their 2016 plans for conducting inspections of local companies’ compliance with Russia’s data localization requirements, and there are a number of prominent multi-national companies on the list.
For instance, the inspection plan of Roskomnadzor’s territorial division for the Russian Central Region (in Russian) contains a number of organizations … Continue Reading
The “Right to be Forgotten Law” (the “Law”) was signed by the Russian President on 13 July 2015 and will take effect on 1 January 2016.
The Law imposes an obligation on search engines that disseminate advertisements targeted at consumers located in Russia to remove search results listing information on individuals where such information is unlawfully disseminated, untrustworthy, outdated, … Continue Reading