We recently reported on amendments to the Personal Information Protection Act in Japan.  Similarly, new requirements with respect to Russian citizens’ personal data went into effect on September 1, 2015.  The Russian Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications has recently published the long-awaited guidance on the implementation of these new requirements.  Please read our Client Alert for a short summary of the key points.

Squire Patton Boggs attorney  Irina P. Golovanova of our Moscow office can be contacted for further information.