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DW
Fine frenzy in Greece over illegal state aid |to tip the competition scales back into balance, the EU demanded Greece recover
Fine frenzy in Greece over illegal state aid |
DW / Posted 23 hours ago
to tip the competition scales back into balance, the EU demanded Greece recover the sum. When that didn't happen, the European Court of Justice confirmed the Commission's findings in 2012. That should have put more pressure on Athens to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU refers Greece to court over failure to recover shipyards state aidstate aid to Hellenic Shipyards," the EU executive said in a statement. The Co
EU refers Greece to court over failure to recover shipyards state aid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
state aid to Hellenic Shipyards," the EU executive said in a statement. The Commission has also requested that the European Court of Justice impose a daily penalty of around 35,000 euros from the day of its judgement until Greece brings the... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Microsoft warned for Windows 10 excessive user data collection: Given 3 months to shape upto transfer the data of European citizens to the US even though the Safe Harbou
Microsoft warned for Windows 10 excessive user data collection: Given 3 months to shape up
SiliconANGLE / Posted yesterday
to transfer the data of European citizens to the US even though the Safe Harbour agreement was declared invalid by the European Court of Justice in 2015. Heiner noted that Microsoft, as well as using the Safe Harbor Framework, also relies on... Read more
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DW
Rosetta Stone loses claim to yellow in court |shades of color are virtually indistinguishable under everyday circumstances by
Rosetta Stone loses claim to yellow in court |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
shades of color are virtually indistinguishable under everyday circumstances by the human eye. Thursday's verdict echoes a European Court of Justice verdict earlier this year. Using the same argumentation as Büscher on Thursday, it ruled that... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Mobile and phone data may only be kept for severe crimes, says ECJfrom telephone calls and emails is legal only in some serious crime cases, acco
Mobile and phone data may only be kept for severe crimes, says ECJ
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
from telephone calls and emails is legal only in some serious crime cases, according to a preliminary ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on a data retention case brought by UK MPs and privacy rights groups. The types of data that... Read more
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dna
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data trackingEnglish. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data tracking
dna / Posted 2 days ago
English. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the European Union even though last October the European Court of Justice ruled on privacy grounds that the transfer of European citizens' data to the United States under... Read more
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The Irish Times
Lackadaisical approach to data privacy cannot lastfor lawful data retention, given in the Advocate General’s opinion this week in
Lackadaisical approach to data privacy cannot last
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
for lawful data retention, given in the Advocate General’s opinion this week in a major privacy-related case before the European Court of Justice (ECJ), strongly reinforce that court’s landmark 2014 ruling in the case brought by Digital Rights... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data trackingEnglish. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data tracking
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
English. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the European Union even though last October the European Court of Justice ruled on privacy grounds that the transfer of European citizens' data to the United States under... Read more
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PhysOrg
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data trackingEnglish. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the
France serves notice to Mircosoft on data tracking
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
English. CNIL also said Microsoft was still transferring user data outside the European Union even though last October the European Court of Justice ruled on privacy grounds that the transfer of European citizens' data to the United States under... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
Update Canada’s privacy laws, but don’t look to Europe or the US for guidance, experts sayfor E.U. residents who feel their data has been misused without their consent.
Update Canada’s privacy laws, but don’t look to Europe or the US for guidance, experts say
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 3 days ago
for E.U. residents who feel their data has been misused without their consent. However, it may still be struck down by the European Court of Justice, which ruled last October that Safe Harbour could not prevent U.S. companies from misusing data... Read more
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express
Sign of things to come? Brexiteer David Davis backs down on Theresa May’s snooping lawto block the Act, claiming it was “inconsistent with EU law”. But following an
Sign of things to come? Brexiteer David Davis backs down on Theresa May’s snooping law
express / Posted 3 days ago
to block the Act, claiming it was “inconsistent with EU law”. But following an appeal lodged by the Government, the European Court of Justice said the act “may be compatible with the fundamental rights enshrined in EU law”. European Court... Read more
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Times of Malta
Worker who ends his employment is entitled to an allowance if he cannot take up annual leave - European Courtemployment relationship is entitled to an allowance if he cannot use up all or
Worker who ends his employment is entitled to an allowance if he cannot take up annual leave - European Court
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
employment relationship is entitled to an allowance if he cannot use up all or part of his right to paid annual leave, the European Court of Justice has ruled. The decision was taken after the court heard a case instiuted by Hans Maschek, a civil... Read more
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Business Standard India
US to join Facebook data protection case in EUCNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US governme
US to join Facebook data protection case in EU
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
CNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US government to defend its legislation before the European Court of Justice. "The US has a significant and bonafide interest in the outcome of these proceedings", High Court... Read more
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The Economic Times
US to join Facebook data protection case in European UnionCNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US governme
US to join Facebook data protection case in European Union
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
CNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US government to defend its legislation before the European Court of Justice. "The US has a significant and bonafide interest in the outcome of these proceedings", High Court... Read more
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New Kerala
US to join Facebook data protection case in EU - newkerala.com #92813CNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US governme
US to join Facebook data protection case in EU - newkerala.com #92813
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
CNET quoted Schrems as saying. The court's decision will allow the US government to defend its legislation before the European Court of Justice. "The US has a significant and bonafide interest in the outcome of these proceedings", High Court... Read more
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TheBull
China concerns beginning to rear their ugly head againiShares MSCI Emerging Market Index, which lost 1% during US trade. Italian ban
China concerns beginning to rear their ugly head again
TheBull / Posted 3 days ago
iShares MSCI Emerging Market Index, which lost 1% during US trade. Italian banks also sold off again overnight after the European Court of Justice ruled Slovenia’s 2013 “bail-in” of junior bondholders was legal. This was a blow to Italy who is... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bulk data collection only lawful in serious crime cases, says ECJagencies use it to tackle serious crime, the EU’s highest court has ruled. The
Bulk data collection only lawful in serious crime cases, says ECJ
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
agencies use it to tackle serious crime, the EU’s highest court has ruled. The preliminary finding by the influential European Court of Justice (ECJ) in Luxembourg is in response to a legal challenge brought by David Davis, the new Brexit... Read more
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The Register
US govt is in, EFF told to take a hike in post-Safe Harbor wrangling over privacy and EULAsinitially refused to hear Schrems' complaint and only opened an investigation a
US govt is in, EFF told to take a hike in post-Safe Harbor wrangling over privacy and EULAs
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
initially refused to hear Schrems' complaint and only opened an investigation after it had gone all the way to the European Court of Justice, which found that the Safe Harbor agreement covering data flows was unlawful. When Dixon was then... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
European court rights adviser recommends 'strict' guidelines on UK spying lawsUK GOVERNMENT plans to retain communications data do not sit well with the Euro
European court rights adviser recommends 'strict' guidelines on UK spying laws
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 4 days ago
UK GOVERNMENT plans to retain communications data do not sit well with the European Court of Justice, which has warned that such plans should not be rushed through. Advocate general Henrik Saugmandsgaard Øe and his peers have issued their opinion on... Read more
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DW
Snowden gets European support but still remains in limbo |impression is that member states can't just ignore this." The European Parliam
Snowden gets European support but still remains in limbo |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
impression is that member states can't just ignore this." The European Parliament resolution comes three weeks after the European Court of Justice voided an agreement used for the past 15 years to deal with the big variances between EU and US... Read more
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The Register
UK 'emergency' bulk data slurp permissible in pursuit of 'serious crime'found for Davis and Watson in July 2015 but the ruling was not upheld on appeal
UK 'emergency' bulk data slurp permissible in pursuit of 'serious crime'
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
found for Davis and Watson in July 2015 but the ruling was not upheld on appeal, so Davis and Co. took their case to the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. A preliminary ruling by advocate general Henrik Saugmandsgaard released today says... Read more
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DW
Legal opinion: EU can harvest private data |- as part of anti-terrorism measures adopted in 2006 after bombing attacks on s
Legal opinion: EU can harvest private data |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
- as part of anti-terrorism measures adopted in 2006 after bombing attacks on subways in Madrid and London. But the European Court of Justice struck down the law in 2014, finding that it breached citizens' fundamental rights. The top court... Read more
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Fortune
A Top EU Lawyer Says Data Retention Laws May Be LegalRetention Directive openly mandated something comparable across EU member state
A Top EU Lawyer Says Data Retention Laws May Be Legal
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Retention Directive openly mandated something comparable across EU member states. However, in 2014 the EU’s top court, the European Court of Justice, struck down the directive because it didn’t include enough safeguards for the protection of... Read more
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Business Standard India
European shares slip on cautious company updates, Zalando soarsEuropean banking index down 1% and Italian banks falling nearly 2%. The sector
European shares slip on cautious company updates, Zalando soars
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
European banking index down 1% and Italian banks falling nearly 2%. The sector showed little reaction to a ruling by the European Court of Justice that European Union member states were obliged to make shareholders and junior creditors pay before... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Did the European Court of Justice Just Rescue Italy's Banks?on Tuesday. EU rules imposing losses on bank creditors before a bank bailout w
Did the European Court of Justice Just Rescue Italy's Banks?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
on Tuesday. EU rules imposing losses on bank creditors before a bank bailout were considered legal by the Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice in its ruling over a Slovenian banking rescue. However, the rules are not binding on member... Read more
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Reuters
Investor bail-in not precondition for bank rescues: top EU courton Tuesday. EU rules imposing losses on bank creditors before a bank bailout w
Investor bail-in not precondition for bank rescues: top EU court
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
on Tuesday. EU rules imposing losses on bank creditors before a bank bailout were considered legal by the Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice in its ruling over a Slovenian banking rescue. However, the rules are not binding on member... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
World Heritage meeting reveals emerging threats to PirinBiałowieża Forest. This decision, which was the first step of a procedure that
World Heritage meeting reveals emerging threats to Pirin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Białowieża Forest. This decision, which was the first step of a procedure that could result in Poland being taken to the European Court of Justice for breaching the EU Habitats Directive, came in response to a complaint filed by a coalition of... Read more
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walesonline
24 days that shook British politicsitself from the EU’s extraordinary and opaque system of legislation: the vast a
24 days that shook British politics
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
itself from the EU’s extraordinary and opaque system of legislation: the vast and growing corpus of law enacted by a European Court of Justice from which there can be no appeal”.June 27 The markets remain volatile in the wake of the vote,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Government hit with £370k legal bill to defend minimum pricing of alcohol plandecided that the measures were not incompatible with EU law." The SWA appealed
Scottish Government hit with £370k legal bill to defend minimum pricing of alcohol plan
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
decided that the measures were not incompatible with EU law." The SWA appealed and the case was eventually referred to the European Court of Justice (ECJ). In December, the ECJ declined to back minimum pricing but passed the case back to the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Karlin Lillington: Why the Microsoft victory matters to everyone onlinechallenge to the Safe Harbour EU/US data handling framework, the nullification
Karlin Lillington: Why the Microsoft victory matters to everyone online
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
challenge to the Safe Harbour EU/US data handling framework, the nullification of the EU Data Retention Directive by the European Court of Justice, or Apple’s refusal last year to accommodate the FBI and weaken encryption on an iPhone. This case... Read more
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Breitbart
European Court Rules Workplace Hijab Ban IllegalThe European Court of Justice has made a ruling declaring it illegal for a busi
European Court Rules Workplace Hijab Ban Illegal
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
The European Court of Justice has made a ruling declaring it illegal for a business to fire a woman because she wore a hijab to work, saying customers and employers should get used to it. The case was brought to the court by Asma Bougnaoui who was... Read more
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The Irish Times
Decision on Apple tax case now expected in September, Noonan sayscase against Apple, based on EU state aid law, is unfounded, as well as the gov
Decision on Apple tax case now expected in September, Noonan says
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
case against Apple, based on EU state aid law, is unfounded, as well as the government’s intention to fight the case at the European Court of Justice in the event of an adverse ruling. The EU’s anti-trust arm sought extra information from Irish tax... Read more
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The Irish Times
Safe Harbour’s replacement will remain under scrutinyAnd as with Brexit, what that means in substance is anyone’s guess. Safe Harbo
Safe Harbour’s replacement will remain under scrutiny
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
And as with Brexit, what that means in substance is anyone’s guess. Safe Harbour was unceremoniously thrown out by the European Court of Justice in its ruling last year on the Max Schrems/Facebook case. What we do know is that for now, like it... Read more
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Orange County Register
European court backs woman dismissed in France for wearing head scarfwhich has a strong tradition of secularism. In the advisory opinion, Eleanor S
European court backs woman dismissed in France for wearing head scarf
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
which has a strong tradition of secularism. In the advisory opinion, Eleanor Sharpston, an advocate general with the European Court of Justice, sided with the Muslim woman, Asma Bougnaoui, who lost her job with Micropole, a French information... Read more
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EuroNews
Theresa May: what to expect from Brexit negotiationsa key condition to being part of the single market. She has also stated her int
Theresa May: what to expect from Brexit negotiations
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
a key condition to being part of the single market. She has also stated her intention to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice, another point unlikely to endear her to the heads of states of the 27 remaining member... Read more
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Daily Mail
EU set for U-turn over whether firms can legally ban Muslim veilsa U-turn on whether companies can legally ban women from wearing Muslim headsca
EU set for U-turn over whether firms can legally ban Muslim veils
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
a U-turn on whether companies can legally ban women from wearing Muslim headscarves after it was ruled discriminatory. The European Court of Justice has been hearing a case from Muslim Asma Bougnaoui, who was dismissed from her job with Micropole... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
EU court split on headscarf banswho was dismissed from her job as an IT consultant in France after clients comp
EU court split on headscarf bans
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
who was dismissed from her job as an IT consultant in France after clients complained about her wearing a headscarf. The European Court of Justice said one of its advocates general, Eleanor Sharpston, "considers that a company policy requiring an... Read more
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Weekly Times
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU courtto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fre
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU court
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice. "There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because... Read more
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Herald Sun
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU courtto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fre
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU court
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice. "There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because... Read more
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News.com.au
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU courtto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fre
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU court
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice. "There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because... Read more
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Perth Now
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU courtto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fre
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU court
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice. "There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU courtto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fre
Headscarf request discriminatory: EU court
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice. "There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because... Read more
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dna
Asking employee to remove headscarf is discrimination - EU court advisorto remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a Fren
Asking employee to remove headscarf is discrimination - EU court advisor
dna / Posted 10 days ago
to remove her headscarf when meeting clients. She challenged this before a French court, which referred the case to the European Court of Justice."There is nothing to suggest she was unable to perform her duties as a design engineer because she... Read more
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express
Brexit deal must restore our national sovereignty THERESA May will demand an end to free movement and ensure that the European
Brexit deal must restore our national sovereignty
express / Posted 10 days ago
THERESA May will demand an end to free movement and ensure that the European Court of Justice no longer has supremacy over UK law when she begins Brexit negotiations. Theresa May will become our new... Read more
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The Irish Times
Noonan meets EU competition chief as Apple ruling loomscase against Apple, based on EU state aid law, is unfounded, as well as the gov
Noonan meets EU competition chief as Apple ruling looms
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
case against Apple, based on EU state aid law, is unfounded, as well as the government’s intention to fight the case at the European Court of Justice in the event of an adverse ruling. A decision on the investigation, which began three years ago,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
EU, US agree on data sharing pactcompanies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe
EU, US agree on data sharing pact
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
companies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe Harbor agreement was ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice in October 2015. That pact, used by around 4,500 companies, had smoothed transatlantic business... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
EU, US agree on data sharing pactcompanies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe
EU, US agree on data sharing pact
KING5 Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
companies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe Harbor agreement was ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice in October 2015. That pact, used by around 4,500 companies, had smoothed transatlantic business... Read more
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First Coast News
EU, US agree on data sharing pactcompanies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe
EU, US agree on data sharing pact
First Coast News / Posted 10 days ago
companies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe Harbor agreement was ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice in October 2015. That pact, used by around 4,500 companies, had smoothed transatlantic business... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
EU, US agree on data sharing pactcompanies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe
EU, US agree on data sharing pact
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 10 days ago
companies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe Harbor agreement was ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice in October 2015. That pact, used by around 4,500 companies, had smoothed transatlantic business... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
EU, US agree on data sharing pactcompanies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe
EU, US agree on data sharing pact
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 days ago
companies doing transatlantic business, needed approval after the previous Safe Harbor agreement was ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice in October 2015. That pact, used by around 4,500 companies, had smoothed transatlantic business... Read more
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