Insights
25 February 2021

Penalties for Violations in the Field of Personal Data Processing Significantly Increased

On February 24, 2021 the President of the Russian Federation has signed a law increasing liability for violations in the field of personal data. The changes will take effect on March 27, 2021. Special attention to these changes should be paid by operators who process large volumes of personal data.

24 February 2021

The Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2021 | Ilona Zekely, Evgeny Raschevsky and Ilya Nikiforov are among the authors

The Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2021 is a collection of articles and essays on current issues and hot topics in commercial and investment arbitration by leading practitioners and academics. Among the authors are EPAM Managing Partner Ilya Nikiforov and Partners Ilona Zekely and Evgeny Raschevsky.

21 January 2021

Russia: new rules for personal data processing

On December 30, 2020, a law was adopted establishing new rules for the disclosure of personal data to an indefinite circle of persons and processing personal data from open sources. The changes will take effect on March 1, 2021. The new rules apply to all operators of personal data and affect both the distribution of data online and offline.

14 January 2021

Video alert: IP issues in M&A deals

Daria Sergeeva, Senior Associate at Intellectual Property / TMT Practice, speaks about Intellectual Property ownership due diligence as an important part of M&A transactions in Russia.