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CMS Client Alert | August 2014 | Commercial Law

The storage and processing of Russian citizens’ personal data in databases located outside Russia to be banned

01/08/2014

On 21 July 2014, the President of the Russian Federation signed Federal Law No. 242-FZ "On Amendments to Certain Laws of the Russian Federation in Order to Clarify the Procedure for Personal Data Processing in Information and Telecommunications Networks" (the "Law"). The Law seeks to change the regulation of personal data processing in information and telecommunications networks, as well as personal data processing in databases. The Law will come into force on 1 September 2016.

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CMS Client Alert | August 2014 | Commercial Law
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Zubarev Leonid
Leonid Zubarev
Senior Partner
Moscow
Elena Baryshnikova