Federal Antitrust Service of Russian has issued certain relevant clarifications to the requirements for advertising of alcohol


Starting from July, 23, 2012, certain amendments became effective to the Federal Law of March, 13, 2006, No. 38-FZ “On Advertising” (“Advertising Law”), in relation to advertising and promotion of alcohol products. Bearing in mind the significant impact of such amendments to the alcohol market, the Federal Antitrust Service of the Russian Federation (“FAS Russia”) has issued certain relevant clarifications with its Letter No. AK/29977 “On the Latest Amendments to the Requirements for Advertising of Alcohol” dated September, 13, 2012. On October, 16, 2012, this Letter was supplied with the Letter of the FAS Russia No. AK/33491 (“Letters”).

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