Not five years ago, the European Court of Justice struck down the Safe Harbor, the primary legal vehicle for transatlantic data transfers. Now, the court appears to have done the same to its replacement, the U.S.-EU Privacy Shield.
EFAMRO, EphMRA, and BHBIA submitting a position paper as part of the European Commission's required consultation on how the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been applied since it came into effect.
Privacy debate too often focuses on the risks from data rather than the risks to trade that arise from the restrictions on cross-border data flows, between and within multinational organizations and companies, and between individuals and companies all around the world, according to an FTC Commissioner who spoke at a recent conference in Washington, DC.
The European Commission recently delivered a passing grade for the U.S.-EU Privacy Shield, the agreement allowing for trans-Atlantic data transfer, in their second annual review, despite urging from the European Parliament this past summer to abrogate the deal.
Even during the partial government shutdown, the U.S. Commerce Department continues to administer certification for an essential trans-atlantic data transfer program.
The Insights Association contributes to Pharma Market Research Report 14th Annual Predictions Issue
An ITIF privacy debate considers what U.S. privacy law should look like and how to respond to California and Europe