Jourová: The new EU-US bridge [INTERVIEW]

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EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Věra Jourová at the European Parliament in Brussels, December 21, 2015.

Companies will have to be transparent about how they comply with the rules under the Privacy Shield system, the Commissioner tells New Europe


STRASBOURG – Following tough negotiations, the European Union and the United States on February 2 reached a new agreement, providing a renewed and safe framework for transatlantic data flows. The EU-US Privacy Shield will replace the Safe Harbor Framework.

EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Věra Jourová spoke to New Europe in an interview in Strasbourg, following a press conference announcing the deal.

In 2013, trust between the EU and US was damaged after Edward Sn...


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