Posts Tagged ‘Russian Federation’


The Double Taxation Treaty between Austria and the Russian Federation as amended on 20 June 2019 (DTT 2019) is currently in force. Last Wednesday, 25 March 2020, Russian President Vladimir Putin published measures to protect the economy due to the coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) and instructed the government of the Russian Federation to implement them. Among other things, existing double taxation treaties ...


On 1 September 2015 the Federal Law No. 242-FZ of July 21, 2014 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation to clarify the procedure for personal data processing in information and telecommunication networks” (the “Law”) came into force. The Law obliges operators to store collected personal data of Russian citizens within the territory of the Russian Federation. The ...


During the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in June 2013, President Vladimir Putin proposed a reorganization of the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation, and in October 2013 the bill outlining constitutional amendments was submitted to the State Duma. The proposed changes strive to ensure the uniformity of the Russian court system and practice. The Supreme ...