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US resists further changes to Privacy Shield proposal

Thursday 21 April 2016 | 11:13 CET | News
The US does not want to change the substance of the 'Privacy Shield' agreed with the the European Commission, according to Stefan Selig, US Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade. He told Reuters that the US would evaluate the opinion of EU data protection regulators very carefully, but would be wary of reopening the agreement. Calling the EU data protection authorities' opinion on the Privacy Shield an "important milestone", Selig said the US would take it into consideration. But "we are also very cautious about not upsetting what was a delicate balance that was achieved when we

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