TABC Press Release on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

TABC issued a press release today following the conclusion of the new framework for transatlantic data flows, the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.  The statement says, “We note that EU Commissioners Ansip and Jourova characterized today’s agreement with the U.S. as containing significant improvements over the previous Safe Harbor agreement, including clear safeguards and transparency obligations.  We look forward to reviewing the text of the Privacy Shield as soon as possible and are confident that the negotiators have addressed public concerns related to securing adequate and stronger level protection of data privacy for European citizens that will stand up to any legal challenge in courts. ”

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