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HIV-Infected Individuals Cannot Adopt Children (November 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On September 23, 2014, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation upheld the legality of the ...

Topic: Adoption and foster care; Children's rights; Health; HIV/AIDS
Jurisdiction: Russia

Fines for Bitcoin Transactions Will Be Introduced (October 07, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On October 3, 2014, Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, as a part of a ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Financial services; Internet
Jurisdiction: Russia

Legislature Adopts Law on Dissolution of Black Sea Fleet Treaties (April 03, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April 1, 2014, following the adoption of legislation that denounces a set of treaties signed ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Armed forces and national security; International affairs; Peace; Treaties and International Agreements/Maritime
Jurisdiction: Russia; Ukraine

New Rules for Sports Fans Introduced (February 11, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On January 20, 2014, a government regulation entitled On Rules for Spectators' Behavior at Official Sports ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Sports and recreation
Jurisdiction: Russia

Bitcoin Exchanges Can Be Penalized (February 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On January 27, 2014, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation issued an information letter entitled ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Financial services; Internet
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Privacy Protection Law (November 05, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 1, 2013, amendments to Russia's Civil Code aimed at protecting the privacy of individuals ...

Topic: Civil procedure; Freedom of information; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Russia

Law Requires Terrorists to Compensate Their Victims (October 25, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 25, 2013, the State Duma of the Russian Federation (the lower house of the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Administrative Rules on Drunk Driving Adopted, Criminal Penalties Contemplated (October 23, 2013) by Peter Roudik

The Russian State Duma (the lower house of the legislature) recently passed new legislation that will ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Motor vehicles; Driving while intoxicated
Jurisdiction: Russia

Federal Law to Regulate Soccer Tournaments (July 12, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On June 8, 2013, in line with preparations for the Soccer World Cup, which will be ...

Topic: Sports and recreation
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Rules for Air Passengers (June 28, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On June 7, 2013, the Law on Amendments to the Air Code of the Russian Federation ...

Topic: Aviation and airports; Transportation safety and security; Transportation and public works
Jurisdiction: Russia

Expansion of Right of Legislative Initiation Considered (February 13, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On January 14, 2013, the legislative assembly of the province of Astrakhan in southern Russia submitted ...

Topic: Legislative power
Jurisdiction: Russia

Supreme Court Ruling on Unrestricted Access of Journalists to Trials (January 08, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On December 13, 2012, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation issued Guiding Explanations on the ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Procedure to Form the Parliament's Upper Chamber (January 04, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On January 1, 2013, the new Law on the Procedure to Form the Federation Council of ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Russia

Mandatory Russian Language Test for Labor Migrants (December 31, 2012) by Peter Roudik

Federal Law No. 185 on Amendments to Federal Laws on the Status of Foreigners and ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Russia

Espionage and State Treason Concepts Revised (November 28, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On November 14, 2012, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law a bill amending the Russian ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Russia

Monitoring for Prohibited Web Content (November 06, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On November 1, 2012, amendments to the Russian Law on Protection of Children from Information Damaging ...

Topic: Communications
Jurisdiction: Russia

Age Restrictions for Senior Government Officials Will Be Loosened (October 04, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On September 4, 2012, President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation submitted to the State Duma ...

Topic: Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: Russia

Rewards for Assisting Police (October 03, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On August 23, 2012, the Ministry of Internal Affairs (police) of the Russian Federation published on ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Russia

Physicians Required to Make House Calls (August 20, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On June 27, 2012, the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation registered new Rules of ...

Topic: Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: Russia

Defamation is Criminalized Again (August 20, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On July 28, 2012, President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation signed into law amendments to ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Russia

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Last updated: November 06, 2014