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BIG EU Data Protection Development! Max Schrems v. Facebook – All the links in here! 

 October 6, 2015

By  Trademark Ninja

The ECJ today effectively struck down the ‘Safe Harbour’ Agreement that had been at the heart of data transfer policy between the EU and the US. It’s a big deal. Read more about it at the following links:

http://www.irishtimes.com/business/technology/european-court-rules-us-online-data-agreement-is-invalid-1.2380664

http://www.independent.ie/business/technology/european-court-of-justice-agreement-that-gave-us-spy-chiefs-access-to-the-online-data-of-millions-of-citizens-is-invalid-31586079.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/10/06/us-eu-ireland-privacy-idUSKCN0S00NT20151006

http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/1006/732665-safe-harbour-ecj/

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/eu-court-strikes-down/2173276.html

https://euobserver.com/justice/130569

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/10/europes-court-justice-nsa-surveilance

http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2429132/top-eu-court-rules-safe-harbour-invalid-leaving-us-data-transfers-in-tatters

http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/europes-top-court-backs-law-student-facebook-privacy-case-n439126

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/facebook/11913773/Facebook-can-be-blocked-from-passing-data-to-US-after-treaty-ruled-invalid.html

http://arstechnica.co.uk/tech-policy/2015/10/europes-highest-court-strikes-down-safe-harbour-data-sharing-between-eu-and-us/

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/10/06/safe_harbour_walls_come_tumbling_down/

http://www.dw.com/en/europes-top-court-declares-eu-us-data-deal-invalid/a-18763145

Trademark Ninja


I'm A Ninja. You know, Ninja Stars, Ninja Nunchucks, all that sort of good stuff. I'm dispensing truth and justice Ninja Style.....in a very civilised and non-litigious kind of way. Unless you make the Ninja angry, then KARATE-CHOP! Fine, fine. I'm not a Ninja. I'm Brian Conroy, Trademark Agent and Solicitor in Dublin Ireland. Find me (in non Ninja form) at www.brianconroy.com

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