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Europe set to approve privacy shield with US - report

Friday 8 July 2016 | 08:58 CET | News
The European Union is set to approve the proposed 'Privacy Shield', agreed with the US to prtect personal data being transferred across the Atlantic. Sources familiar with the matter told Ars Technica that the so-called Article 31 group, made up of representatives from all EU member governments, is expected to clear the deal at a meeting 08 July. The group has been critical of the deal up to now, but the report said that having finally seen the text—after two false starts where the expected document wasn't presented—it will concede that enough assurances have been given by the US for

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