Yana Dianova took part in the «Personal Data Protection international» conference

The event was held on the 10th of November in Moscow and was organized with the support of Roskomnadzor (The Russian Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media).

The conference was opened with a speech by Alexander Zharov, the Head of Roskomnadzor, in which he highlighted common approaches by his institution towards the legal applications of personal data protection, taking into account new requirements, effective since 1st of September 2015, for personal data base localization on the territory of Russian Federation.

Additional speakers included Y. Kontemirov, Roskomnadzor’s head of the personal data subjects’ rights protection department, who talked about the features of state control over the activity of personal data processing operators.  A. Bodrov, the employee of the 8th centre of the FSB (Russian State Security Service) presented a lecture on the issues of control and monitoring over the operative implementation of organizational and technical security measures.  A.Priezzhaeva, the Vice Head of Roskomnadzor commented on main articles of the Russian Federal law № 242-F3 and on the experience of its initial application during organization checks.

The representatives of Samsung Electronics Rus, IXcellerate and Orange Business Services have shared their experience in the practical application of changes in the «Personal data» Russian Federal law and the transfer of Russian citizens’ personal data onto data centers and regional services on the territory of Russian Federation. 



GRATA International’s Moscow Office is providing counsel and practical support regarding personal data legislation, including

-consultations about the application of «Personal data» Russian Federal law and other legislative acts

-personal data information systems audit and preparing all the necessary paperwork to create a personal data protection system

-representing operators’ interests during audits and information requests from Roskomnadzor


For further information please contact:

Yana Dianova

The Director of corporate and commercial law department, GRATA(Moscow)

T.: +7 (495) 660 11 84

E.: Ydianova@gratanet.com


Yana Dianova

Director of Corporate and Commercial Law Department, GRATA International (Moscow)