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EU court advocate upholds use of standard contract clauses on int'l data transfers

Thursday 19 December 2019 | 15:06 CET | News
The EU Court of Justice's advocate-general has upheld the use of standard contract clauses to ensure international transfers of personal data adhere to EU privacy standards. However, in the latest development in the case of Max Schrems versus Facebook, the court said that companies using the clauses should abandon the practice if the destination country for their data was found to provide inadequate protection of personal data. 

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Companies: European Commission
Countries: Europe
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