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Russia Introduces a Right to be Forgotten

With the aim of keeping pace alongside European practice, on July 13th 2015, the Russian President signed into law a bill amending the Federal Law “On Information, information technologies and on protection of information” No. 149-FZ of 27 July 2006. This law introduces in Russia the so-called “right to be forgotten” or “right to oblivion” and will take effect on January 1st 2016.