standard contractual clauses

Two updates that companies may find helpful regarding standard contractual clauses for cross-border transfers of personal data post invalidation of the EU-US Privacy Shield program.

Guidance from EU Data Protection Authorities

In the wake of the Schrems II decision from the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), several EU Data Protection Authorities (DPAs)

On July 16, 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union invalidated the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield program.

Click here for the decision and here for the accompanying press release.

The Court concluded that (i) the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield program (“Privacy Shield”) does not provide adequate safeguards and the European Commission’s adequacy decision which facilitates

Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, Happy Kwanza!  Whatever you celebrate I hope you are enjoying the holiday season.

This week’s edition of the Compliance News Flash features information about:

  • The California Consumer Privacy Act.
  • Increase in H1B denials and requests for more information by USCIS.
  • Standard contractual clauses and data transfers.
  • Discrimination claims related to the