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Irish Court asks ECJ to review EU/US data sharing deal

Wednesday 18 June 2014 | 17:32 CET | News
Ireland's High Court has asked the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to review an EU/US data protection agreement, reports Reuters. This follows claim that Facebook shared the data of EU customers with the US-based National Security Agency (NSA). It wants the ECJ to rule whether a Safe Harbour agreement, which permits the transfer of data from EU consumers to the US, violates the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights.

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