The Swedish company Spotify AB has opened a personal account on the website of Roskomnadzor in accordance with the requirements of the law on the “landing” of foreign Internet companies. About it informs Interfax.
Spotify has become the fifth company to comply with what is being called the Foreign Companies Landing Act. The total number of companies that included Roskomnazdor to a special register, 13.
Previously, their personal accounts on the RKN website, as well as forms for citizens to apply created Apple and Likee. TikTok and Viber fulfilled one requirement: TikTok posted a contact form on the site, and Viber created a personal account.
How wrote The Insider, the “landing” law, according to experts, is an instrument of pressure on foreign corporations, and the opening of a personal account on the RKN website indicates a readiness for more active interaction with the authorities and the likelihood that they will receive even more data about Russian users.