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EU regulators to hold off enforcing data transfers ruling

Wednesday 3 February 2016 | 16:04 CET | News
EU data protection regulators said they will hold off enforcing the court ruling ending the US's 'safe harbour' status, while they evaluate the new agreement between the EU and US on trans-Atlantic data transfers. Businesses transferring personal data from the EU to the US can continue to resort to standard contractual clauses and binding corporate rules in order to ensure compliance with EU data protection rules. The Article 29 group called on the European Commission to ensure it has all the necessary documents by the end of February so the privacy regulators can proceed with a thorough

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