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Gowling WLG
On July 1, 2017 the controversial (and sometimes criticised) draft law on online cinemas came into force.
Gowling WLG
Headlines such as "[Website] Blocked in Russia" have become increasingly common in recent years with the restriction of thousands of torrent and pirated websites...
Gowling WLG
On July 29, 2017 the Law on Amendments to the Law on Information, Information Technologies and Protection of Information (Federal Law 276 FZ) was adopted.
Noerr OOO
For companies interested in entering the Russian market but reluctant to establish a physical presence there, an online presence can be a viable alternative.
Gorodissky & Partners
Social media have acted as digital spiders might, spinning their webs outward so their reach can be felt almost everywhere.
Dentons
On 1 May 2017 the President of the Russian Federation signed Federal Law No. 87-FZ on Amendments to the Federal Law on Information, Information Technologies and Information Protection and Certain Legislative Acts...
Dentons
The rules for issuing film distribution certificates were changed on 21 December 2016.
Gorodissky & Partners
Ilya Goryachev, Senior Lawyer (Gorodissky & Partners, Moscow), gave a presentation at the Webinar "Best practices of domain name disputes in Russia" held by Gorodissky & Partners.
GRATA Law Firm
The Law expressly provides that an owner of a news aggregator can only be a Russian legal entity or a citizen of the Russian Federation.
GRATA Law Firm
On 15 June 2016, the State Duma of the Russian Federation adopted in the final reading the bill 'On the Introduction of Amendments to Part One and Part Two of the Tax Code of the Russian Federation (regarding taxation of certain operations carried out through the Internet)'.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
For the last year Burger King, one of the leading chains of hamburger fast food restaurants, has run two rather controversial advertising campaigns.
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
In late February 2016 a draft law (No. 1004188-6) setting out to regulate the operations of so-called news aggregators was submitted to the State Duma.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Russian government had declared 2016 "The Year of Cinema," but its recent actions cast doubt on that assertion.
Dentons
Despite the ambiguity of some of the new act's clauses —and the wide range of opinions as to their possible interpretation—market players managed to brace themselves for the coming changes.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Life is changing dramatically and competition for consumers' attention becomes more and more intense each day.
Duane Morris LLP
These steps are aimed at implementing the Russian government's strategy of preference for domestic IT products in federal government and municipal procurement programs.
Dentons
The Law provides for the creation of a unified register of Russian computer programs and databases (hereinafter - the "Register of Russian software").
Gowling WLG
On Nov. 5, 2014, the Russian government passed a "CALM" law in an attempt to get some relief from excessively loud commercials.
Clyde & Co
Following Adobe System's decision to shut down its Russian office, Google is the latest company to announce that it is existing Russia due to growing restrictions on internet freedoms.
Gowling WLG
The Russian Constitution guarantees common economic space, protection of competition, freedom of thought and speech.
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Noerr OOO
For companies interested in entering the Russian market but reluctant to establish a physical presence there, an online presence can be a viable alternative.
Gorodissky & Partners
Ilya Goryachev, Senior Lawyer (Gorodissky & Partners, Moscow), gave a presentation at the Webinar "Best practices of domain name disputes in Russia" held by Gorodissky & Partners.
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
In late February 2016 a draft law (No. 1004188-6) setting out to regulate the operations of so-called news aggregators was submitted to the State Duma.
Gorodissky & Partners
Social media have acted as digital spiders might, spinning their webs outward so their reach can be felt almost everywhere.
Dentons
The rules for issuing film distribution certificates were changed on 21 December 2016.
GRATA Law Firm
On 15 June 2016, the State Duma of the Russian Federation adopted in the final reading the bill 'On the Introduction of Amendments to Part One and Part Two of the Tax Code of the Russian Federation (regarding taxation of certain operations carried out through the Internet)'.
Dentons
On 1 May 2017 the President of the Russian Federation signed Federal Law No. 87-FZ on Amendments to the Federal Law on Information, Information Technologies and Information Protection and Certain Legislative Acts...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Life is changing dramatically and competition for consumers' attention becomes more and more intense each day.
Dentons
Despite the ambiguity of some of the new act's clauses —and the wide range of opinions as to their possible interpretation—market players managed to brace themselves for the coming changes.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Russian government had declared 2016 "The Year of Cinema," but its recent actions cast doubt on that assertion.
GRATA Law Firm
The Law expressly provides that an owner of a news aggregator can only be a Russian legal entity or a citizen of the Russian Federation.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
For the last year Burger King, one of the leading chains of hamburger fast food restaurants, has run two rather controversial advertising campaigns.
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