A cryptic EU-US data transfers framework agreement called Privacy Shield was announced last week with fanfare and obfuscation. This supposed Safe Harbor replacement may soon become public.
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Third-country nationals in the European Union will be protected under the newly agreed EU-US Privacy Shield data transfer framework, European Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova’s office said Friday.
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EU and the U.S. reached a new data transferring framework to ensure privacy protections for EU citizens' data. However, initial analysis of the agreement doesn't show that it's very promising or resilient against new CJEU scrutiny.
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After three months of negotiation and one missed deadline, the EU has finally come to a provisional deal with the US on new data transfer rules, now named Privacy Shield. We agreed with US partners on a new framework with strong protections...Show More Summary
The U.S. and the European Union reached a deal on a new data-transfer framework, the bloc’s executive arm said, potentially giving breathing room to thousands of companies that move information across the Atlantic.