On 16 October, the Article 29 Working Party released a statement (“Statement”) on the implications of the Court of Justice of the European Union’s (“CJEU”) judgment in Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner (C-362-14). In that judgment, the CJEU invalidated the Safe Harbor regime, which for 15 years had been one of the main tools available to businesses to legitimise transfers of personal data from the EU to the United States. To read our Client Alert on the judgment, please click here.

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