0
General

EU regulators still concerned about privacy shield

Wednesday 27 July 2016 | 09:58 CET | News
The EU's data protection regulators still have concerns about the 'privacy shield' agreed on data transfers to the US, but will await the first annual review of the deal before taking any action, they said. The so-called Article 29 Working Party, which units the national privacy regulators of the EU, said in a statement that it was concerned the commercial aspects of the privacy shield, the powers of the new ombudsman to handles complaints about data abuses and lack of assurances from the US that its law enforcement services do not practice bulk collection of personal data. The Working Party

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Countries: Europe / United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

EU-US privacy shield faces legal challenges

Published 03 Nov 2016 16:15 CET | Europe
The EU-US Privacy Shield agreement, ratified by the European Commission in July, has been challenged at the Luxembourg-based ...

Google signs up for new EU-US privacy shield terms

Published 30 Aug 2016 09:13 CET | Europe
Google has submitted its official application to sign up to the new 'Privacy Shield' framework developed jointly by the US ...

US starts certification for new privacy shield terms

Published 01 Aug 2016 16:38 CET | Europe
The new 'privacy shield' agreement on the transfer of personal data between the US and the European Union has become operational. ...

EU, US deal on personal data transfers goes into effect

Published 12 Jul 2016 15:10 CET | Europe
The European Commission has approved the Privacy Shield agreement with the US on the transfer of personal data cross the ...

EU members approve Privacy Shield with US

Published 08 Jul 2016 11:28 CET | Europe
Members of the EU have approved the proposed 'Privacy Shield' agreement with the US on the transfer of personal data between the ...

EDPS warns Privacy Shield susceptible to legal challenge

Published 31 May 2016 09:10 CET | Europe
The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has warned the proposed Privacy Shield on data transfers from EU to the US is ...

European Parliament calls for improvements to privacy shield

Published 27 May 2016 09:55 CET | Europe
The European Parliament has called on the European Commission to negotiate improvements in the proposed 'privacy shield' ...

US resists further changes to Privacy Shield proposal

Published 21 Apr 2016 11:13 CET | Europe
The US does not want to change the substance of the 'Privacy Shield' agreed with the the European Commission, according to Stefan ...

EU privacy regulators skeptical about Privacy Shield

Published 13 Apr 2016 15:19 CET | Europe
The EU's privacy regulators have expressed concerns about the proposed Privacy Shield agreement on data transfers to the US, ...

EU, US agree new 'privacy shield' for data transfers

Published 02 Feb 2016 17:49 CET | Europe
The European Union and the US have agreed on a new framework for protecting the privacy of personal data passed by companies ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

23 Apr Telia Q1 2021
25 Apr Vodafone Qatar Q1 2021
26 Apr SBA Communications Q1 2021
27 Apr Alphabet Q1 2021
27 Apr A10 Networks Q1 2021
27 Apr Siminn Q1 2021
27 Apr Juniper Networks Q1 2021
27 Apr Sequans Q1 2021
27 Apr Corning Q1 2021
27 Apr Calix Q1 2021
27 Apr AudioCodes Q1 2021
27 Apr Mediaset FY results
27 Apr Microsoft fiscal Q3
27 Apr A1 Telekom Austria Q1 2021
27 Apr America Movil Q1 2021
27 Apr F5 Networks fiscal Q2
28 Apr Yandex Q1 2021
28 Apr SK hynix Q1
28 Apr Apple fiscal Q2
28 Apr MaxLinear Q1
28 Apr Oooredoo Q1 2021
28 Apr Extreme Networks fiscal Q3
28 Apr ZTE Q1 2021
28 Apr Ribbon Communications Q1 2021
28 Apr Bharti Airtel fiscal Q4
28 Apr Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
28 Apr Mediatek Q1 2021
28 Apr Qualcomm fiscal Q2
28 Apr Altice USA Q1 2021
28 Apr Samsung 'Galaxy Unpacked' event
::: More Calendar Items