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"EU-U.S. Privacy Shield" to replace "Safe Harbor"
Paloma Bru,Jonathon R. Little,Mauricio F. Paez,Elizabeth A. Robertson,Undine von Diemar, February 11, 2016
On February 2, 2016, European Union ("EU") and U.S. regulators reached a political agreement on a new "Safe Harbor 2.0" that could provide thousands of companies with a legal basis for transatlantic data transfers.
Agreement Reached on the European Reform of Data Protection
Paloma Bru,Dionna J.A. Little,Mauricio F. Paez,Elizabeth A. Robertson,Undine von Diemar, December 29, 2015
After almost four years of heated debate, the EU Parliament, Council, and Commission have reached an agreement on the final form of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), the most comprehensive reform of data protection law ever envisaged in the EU's history. It is not an...
EU-U.S. Data Protection Safe Harbor: Not Safe Anymore
Paloma Bru,Laurent De Muyter,Mauricio F. Paez,Elizabeth A. Robertson,Undine von Diemar, October 19, 2015
On October 6, 2015, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") invalidated the European Union-United States data protection safe harbor (the "Safe Harbor"). In its decision in Case C-362/14 Maximilian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner, the ECJ invalidated the Safe Harbor because...