The Russian government has recently passed a new foreign agent law, in effect immediately as of December 2019, that prescribes the status ...
Back in the first decade of 2000-s there was a high expectation among technologically perceptive lawyers of legal aspects of videogame industry, especially of such products as massive multiplayer online games.
A team of lawyers from Hogan Lovells contributed to the 2019 Chambers Global Practice Guide
in Technology, Media, and Telecoms.
Das russische Mediengesetz beschränkt die direkte und indirekte Kontrolle von Ausländern über die russischen Medien.
The amendments to article 19.1 of the Media Law came into effect on 1 January 2016.
Gorodissky & Partners
It seems that Britney Spears, when she recorded a phonogram of the song "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" never thought that one day she would be protected by Russian court.
Buzko & Partners
On July 1, 2017, the law on the regulation of audio-visual services (also known as the law on online cinemas) enters into force.
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.
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.
A nation, shaped profoundly by powerful leaders across the ages, instinctively recognizes the cultural and political importance of strong images. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the modern icons of Russia are worth millions of rubles.