Tag Archives: European Court of Justice

Does Your Company Meet Privacy Shield Protection Criteria?

As of August 1, the US-EU Privacy Shield is up and running.┬áCompanies transferring personal data (e.g., employee data, customer data, etc.) from the EU to the U.S. can now register with the U.S. Department of Commerce provided that they meet the requisite protection criteria.┬áRegistration under the Privacy Shield certifies that the transfer of the personal … Continue Reading

European Commission and Data Protection Authorities Issue Guidance

When the European Court of Justice invalidated the Safe Harbor Framework, companies were left scrambling to determine how best to conduct day-to-day business involving data transfers between the EU and the U.S. To remind us of our options, the European Commission released a communication setting out the alternative grounds upon which personal data may still … Continue Reading
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