EU Court Says Data-Transfer Pact With U.S. Violates Privacy


The EU’s highest court struck down a trans-Atlantic data pact used by thousands of companies to transfer Europeans’ personal data to the U.S., a decision that will ripple through businesses such as online advertising and cloud computing. The ruling against the ‘Safe Harbor’ pact was a victory for privacy advocates.

Source: EU Court Says Data-Transfer Pact With U.S. Violates Privacy

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