Views on the Invalidation of the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor From James H. Koenig
By James H. Koenig
Thousands of U.S. companies that relied on the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Program to transfer personal data out of the European Union received a shock when the EU’s top court invalidated the program (14 PVLR 1825, 10/12/15). Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Data Security News Managing Editor Donald G. Aplin posed a series of questions to James H. Koenig, of counsel in the Litigation Department at Paul Hastings LLP in New York, about the ruling and what companies should do now.
Reproduced with permission from Privacy & Security Law Report, 14 PVLR 2125, 11/23/15. Copyright 2015 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033)