LinkedIn said the court decision on blocking social networks in Russia

MOSCOW, 10 Nov — RIA Novosti/Prime. LinkedIn, the social network, the decision on the legality of the blocking of which in Russia took the Moscow city court, is interested to discuss with the Roskomnadzor, the question of localization of personal data of users in Russia, told RIA Novosti in the company.

The Moscow city court on Thursday upheld the decision of Tagansky court on blocking LinkedIn. According to the Civil procedure code, the decision of the appellate instance shall enter into force immediately. Roskomnadzor will block the social network immediately after receiving the reasoning of the court decision, which can be obtained within a week.

“We remain interested in meeting with Roskomnadzor to discuss their request of localization of data,” the company said.

Previously the company has stated that they are in contact with representatives of Roscomnadzor, on the question of localization data, but the Deputy Minister Antonina Priezzheva denied this, saying that any negotiations is not conducted.