The validity of personal data transfers to recipients in the United States and non-EU/EEA countries, has been called into question by the Schrems ruling.

Speakers: Cynthia O'Donoghue

Event Type: Webinar

Start Date/Time:
5 October 2020, 7:00 AM BST
End Date/Time:
5 October 2020, 8:30 AM BST

The recent Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) decision found the Privacy Shield to be an invalid transfers mechanism to transfer data from the EU to US, and now Switzerland and Israel have following the EU lead and no longer recognize Privacy Shield. The CJEU upheld the use of Standard Contractual Clauses as a , and the SCCs to be valid transfer mechanism, with the latter now subject to additional obligations.