New EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Replaces Invalidated U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Program

by Richard Newman
Posted on 08 February 2016. On February 2, 2016, the European Union and U.S. negotiators announced an agreement in principle to replace the invalidated U.S.-EU Safe Harbor framework in furtherance of permitting the transfer of personal data to the U.S. The new EU-U.S. Privacy Shield includes clear safeguards to be put in place by the U.S.Read the full article