What you need to know: Navigating EU Data Protection changes – EU-US Privacy Shield and EU General Data Protection Regulation
July 08, 2016, Marshall England, Industry Marketing Director, Technology & Cloud
If you’re an organization with trans-Atlantic presence that transmits and stores European citizen data (e.g. employee payroll & HR data, client & prospect data) in the U.S. you will want to pay attention. What we will discuss was administered under the European Union’s Data Protection Directive and a previous EU-U.S. agreement called Safe Harbor. We will cover what happened, what’s next, new rules (and penalties) that are set to go into effect and our recommendations.