Keys to implementing the new SCCs

(Jun 14, 2021) On June 4, the European Commission adopted its highly anticipated new set of standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data from the EU to th... Read More

Are BCRs the salvation to international data transfers?

(Jun 11, 2021) The Court of Justice of the European Union's "Schrems II" decision focused primarily on standard contractual clauses and the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield agreement... Read More

The top-5 most read stories for the week of June 7-11, 2021

(Jun 11, 2021) Fieldfisher's Phil Lee, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP, analyzed the sig... Read More

EDPS report examines data transfer case law

(Jun 11, 2021) The Office of the European Data Protection Supervisor released a case law digest exploring judgements rendered by the Court of Justice of the European Union ... Read More

Turkish DPA vows improved enforcement, GDPR harmonization

(Jun 10, 2021) Turkey's data protection authority, Kişisel Verileri Koruma Kurumu, announced intentions to increase its enforcement of data protection law and plans to alig... Read More

Chamber of Commerce calls on EU, US to create Privacy Shield replacement

(Jun 10, 2021) The U.S. Chamber of Commerce called for a replacement for the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield agreement, Reuters reports. The group urged the EU and U.S. to work toge... Read More

'Creating Privacy Protections for Government Requests Across Borders'

(Jun 10, 2021) Government access to personal data is at the heart of the "Schrems II" decision on EU-U.S. data transfers, and it also plays a prominent role in cross-border... Read More

The importance of facilitating transfers of epidemiological data

(Jun 8, 2021) The effects of COVID-19 on the global data protection landscape are innumerable. What's clear to independent consultant Stephen Johnson and BRG Institute Pro... Read More

How the European Commission's new SCCs compare to the Consultation Draft

(Jun 8, 2021) Bird & Bird Partners Ruth Boardman, Ariane Mole and Gabriel Voisin look at how the European Commission's newly adopted standard contractual clauses compa... Read More

Enabling global transfers of epidemiological data

(Jun 8, 2021) The global COVID-19 response exposed the need for sovereign nations to share epidemiological data of all types and develop more effective forms of digital ep... Read More