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New GDPR Guidance from EU Commission

Posted in GDPR
The European Commission has recently released a new website providing guidance on the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) implementation requirements.  The website provides a plethora of resources both to industry looking to become compliant with GDPR standards as well as to citizens looking to understand their data protection rights.  Highlights of the website include a… Continue Reading

U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Judgment Day: October 6, 2015

Posted in Cybersecurity / Data Security, Government Agencies, Privacy
The European Union’s highest court, the European Court of Justice (ECJ), set a judgment date of October 6, 2015 for Maximillian Schrems v. Data Protection Commissioner, the case which may decide the fate of the current U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework (Safe Harbor). The final judgment will be announced less than two weeks after the court’s… Continue Reading