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EDPB sets up taskforce to deal with Schrems II complaints

Friday 4 September 2020 | 15:34 CET | News
The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has adopted a number of new guidelines and created a taskforce on complaints following the CJEU Schrems II judgment at its 37th plenary session in Brussels. A total of 101 identical complaints have been lodged with EEA data protection authorities against several controllers in the EEA member states regarding their use of Google / Facebook services which involve the transfer of personal data after privacy activist Max Schrems won a new case at the EU Court of Justice in July overturning the 2016 Privacy Shield agreement.

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Categories: General
Companies: European Data Protection Board (EDPB)
Countries: Europe
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