Work from Russia: restrictions, taxes and nuances — Versus.legal column
Despite the difficulties of recent years, game studios continue to open and operate in Russia. An overview of the current state of regulation, primarily tax, for such companies was prepared by Roman Motorin, a lawyer at Versus.legal.
Online advertising for targeting in Russia: what to pay attention to in 2023 — Versus.legal column
Amendments on labeling to the law “On Advertising” should be in effect in Russia for about a year. Recall that they oblige to mark Internet advertising and threaten violators with large fines. In which case the amendments concern game developers and whether they are put into force, — says Marina Pozhidaeva, lawyer Versus.legal.
Legal issues of using AI when creating graphics. Analysis from i-Legal
Despite the rapid growth in popularity of AI services that generate visual content at the request of users, from a legal point of view, their work (as well as the use of graphics created by them) raises many questions. I-Legal lawyers answered the most relevant of them in a special material for App2Top.
What do the statements of the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Finance mean about the call from the IT industry – Semenov&Pevzner assessment
On September 23, the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation clarified whether the partial mobilization of IT specialists concerns. The law firm Semenov&Pevzner explained why these statements should be approached with caution.
Information note on mobilization: who will be called, will the call affect the IT industry?
On September 21, 2022, the order on partial mobilization in the Russian Federation came into force. Specialists of the Semenov&Pevzner law firm Irina Gushchina and Ekaterina Gubaeva have prepared an information certificate on the decree. It also reveals who can be called up and whether employees of IT companies have a reprieve from the army?
What is the threat of the new law on online advertising? Analysis from Prospectacy
On September 1, a new article to the law “On Advertising” came into force. According to it, from now on all online advertising in Russia should be subject to labeling and accounting. About the article and the possible consequences of its adoption for the participants of the advertising market, — told in a column on App2Top.ru the Prospectacy company.
What you need to know about assurances and guarantees in contracts for publishing and attracting investments — REVERA column
What is the section “assurances and guarantees” in contracts related to the publication of the game and attracting investments, — told in the column for App2Top.ru senior lawyer Anastasia Akulich and lawyer Alexandra Kovaleva from the REVERA Legal group.