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May 01, 2018
Facebook looking to block a referral to landmark case on data privacy in European Court, to avoid potential ban of user data transfer to the USThe case was taken in Ireland, the location of Facebook’s headquarters for most of its markets outside the United States.
Mar 27, 2018
US FTC confirms that it is investigating Facebook after the data leak of nearly 50 million usersThe FTC said that it "takes very seriously recent press reports raising substantial concerns about the privacy practices of Facebook.
Sep 16, 2017
Privacy Shield data transfer pact between the US and EU to undergo its first credibility testThe Privacy Shield allows firms to move data across the Atlantic without relying on such contracts, known as model clauses, which are more cumbersome and expensive.
Nov 03, 2016
EU-US Privacy Shield data transfer agreement under scrutiny by privacy advocacy groupsA new EU-U.S. pact governing the transfer of personal data faces a second legal challenge, putting the details of the deal under further scrutiny.
Oct 17, 2016
Facebook signs controversial EU Privacy Shield treaty after Google and MicrosoftFacebook has agreed to adopt a new EU data accord that allows personal information to be transferred to the US, potentially sparking yet another privacy row.
Jul 13, 2016
Commercial data transfer pact between EU and US enters into forceA new commercial data pact between the European Union and the United States entered into force on Tuesday, ending months of uncertainty over cross-border data flows, and companies such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft can sign up from Aug. 1.
Jul 10, 2016
US and EU agree on "Private Shield" framework for transatlantic data flowThe European Union (EU) accepted the Private Shield law that would allow US companies to transfer Europeans’ private data to servers across the ocean.