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Dutch privacy organisations threaten Facebook with lawsuit

Wednesday 16 December 2015 | 10:44 CET | News
Four Dutch privacy organisations have threatened to take legal action against Facebook over the social network's privacy policies. Privacy First, Bits of Freedom, Public Interest Litigation Project (PILP) and the Platform Bescherming Burgerrechten called on Facebook to stop sending data on users to its US-based servers. They said Facebook no longer has a legal basis for this since the EU Court of Justice struck down the 'safe harbour' agreement between the EU and US and said the US could not be considered a safe destination for personal data. Facebook is already facing a similar case in

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Companies: Facebook
Countries: Netherlands
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