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Schrems asks privacy regulators to enforce EU court ruling

Thursday 3 December 2015 | 10:26 CET | News
The 'Europe vs Facebook' coalition, led by Austrian student Max Schrems, has asked the data protection authorities of Ireland, Belgium and the German City of Hamburg to enforce on Facebook the recent judgement by the European Court of Justice regarding transfers of personal data from the European Union to the US. The court ruled on 6 October that transfers of personal data from the EU to the US are violating European fundamental rights to privacy and a fair procedure and struck down the 'safe harbour' data-sharing deal with the US in the light of US mass surveillance programmes exposed by

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Companies: European Commission / Facebook
Countries: Europe
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