On May 12, ALRUD Law Firm held a webinar “Russian Data Localization Requirement: What is the Problem?”.
During the webinar experts from ALRUD, TietoEVRY (a leading cloud provider) and ICNX (a well-known digital marketing agency) discussed their practical experience of Russian data localization compliance. Specifically, the discussion covered the following topics:
the scope of the Russian data localization requirement and practically applied exemptions;
use of the Russian cloud, as a technical way to ensure Russian data localization compliance and related legal aspects;
case study on Russian data localization compliance and liaising with the Russian data protection authority, in this regard.
The webinar was opened by Maria Ostashenko, ALRUD Partner and Head of Data Protection and Cybersecurity practice. The speakers were Dmitry Simbirtsev, Senior Attorney of ALRUD Data Protection and Cybersecurity practice, Alyona Adamenko, Head of Business Development, ICNX and Anton Zubkov, Head of Cloud & Infra, TietoEVRY.