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Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfers - PCWorld;

Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfers - PCWorld

PCWorldIrish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfersPCWorldMax Schrems' 2013 complaint to the Irish data protection commissioner over Facebook's handling of his personal information put him in an unusual position on Tuesday: He's a co-defendant, alongside Facebook, in a case before the High Court of Ireland.and more »

Data commissioner tells court US law fails to protect privacy - Irish Times;

Data commissioner tells court US law fails to protect privacy - Irish Times

Irish TimesData commissioner tells court US law fails to protect privacyIrish TimesThe Data Protection Commissioner has reached a provisional view that recent changes in US law fail to adequately protect the data privacy rights of European Union citizens whose personal data is sent to the United States, the Commercial Court has heard.and more »

Facebook EU-US data transfer case kicks off in Dublin - Computer Business Review;

Facebook EU-US data transfer case kicks off in Dublin - Computer Business Review

Computer Business ReviewFacebook EU-US data transfer case kicks off in DublinComputer Business ReviewIrish privacy watchdog wants the case to be referred to the European Union's top court. The Irish High Court has started hearing a case that challenges the data transfer mechanism used by Facebook and other technology companies. The hearing is taking ...and more »

Update on the Legal Challenge to Standard Contractual Clauses - Lexology (registration);

Update on the Legal Challenge to Standard Contractual Clauses - Lexology (registration)

Lexology (registration)Update on the Legal Challenge to Standard Contractual ClausesLexology (registration)The closely followed case challenging the validity of Standard Contractual Clauses for the transfer of personal data outside the EEA to countries considered not to provide an adequate level of data protection, including the US, is progressing with a ...and more »

Dublin court to decide EU's future relationship with Trump's America - The Register;

Dublin court to decide EU's future relationship with Trump's America - The Register

The RegisterDublin court to decide EU's future relationship with Trump's AmericaThe RegisterThe future of the relationship between the European Union and President Trump's United States is being decided in a Dublin court hearing which is expected to continue for the next three weeks. While the president has backed away from previous comments ...and more »

Ireland challenges Facebook over personal data transfer - RT;

Ireland challenges Facebook over personal data transfer - RT

RTIreland challenges Facebook over personal data transferRTThe transfer of user's personal information by Facebook from the European Union to the US faces another legal hurdle. The Irish Data Protection Commissioner (IDPC) has started the referral process to Europe's top court. Ireland's Data Protection ...and more »

How a Dublin court case could derail EU-US data privacy agreements - ComputerWeekly.com

How a Dublin court case could derail EU-US data privacy agreementsComputerWeekly.comThe Schrems-Facebook court case in Dublin has potentially huge implications for EU-US trade and privacy rights. The US government will argue that any finding by the Irish or European courts that the safeguards are inadequate could have “sweeping” ...and more »

How safe is your Facebook data once it leaves the EU? - Newstalk 106-108 fm;

How safe is your Facebook data once it leaves the EU? - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmHow safe is your Facebook data once it leaves the EU?Newstalk 106-108 fmThe latest chapter of Max Schrems' legal battle with Facebook kicked off in Dublin today - the Irish Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon's office has said that there are "deficiencies" in the existing provisions for EU citizens to investigate ...and more »

Ireland's privacy watchdog challenges Facebook's EU-US data transfer mechanism in Dublin court - International Business Times UK;

Ireland's privacy watchdog challenges Facebook's EU-US data transfer mechanism in Dublin court - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKIreland's privacy watchdog challenges Facebook's EU-US data transfer mechanism in Dublin courtInternational Business Times UKA ruling against Facebook could cause issues for tech firms that want to transfer citizens' personal data to the US. India Ashok. By India Ashok. February 8, 2017 04:34 GMT. Facebook The main issue surrounding the case is whether US surveillance ...and more »

Why the Facebook case matters to you - Irish Times;

Why the Facebook case matters to you - Irish Times

Irish TimesWhy the Facebook case matters to youIrish TimesLast June the Irish Commercial Court admitted a case initiated by Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon against Facebook Ireland and Maximillian Schrems to its fast track and case managed commercial lists. The commissioner is seeking legal clarity ...and more »

Ireland's high court begins hearing Facebook's US data transfers - Global Times

Ireland's high court begins hearing Facebook's US data transfersGlobal TimesA case of Facebook's transfers of European Union users' data to the United States was heared on Tuesday before the High Court in Dublin. The High Court heard the Irish Data Protection Commissioner (IDPC), the country's data watchdog, had formed a ...and more »

Data Protection Commissioner fights US over EU data privacy rights - Irish Examiner;

Data Protection Commissioner fights US over EU data privacy rights - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerData Protection Commissioner fights US over EU data privacy rightsIrish ExaminerA clash between the Data Protection Commissioner and the US government over the adequacy of US legal safeguards for the data privacy rights of EU citizens has emerged at the Commercial Court. Commissioner Helen Dixon has brought a case with ...and more »

Commercial links may be 'at risk' from data transfer ruling - The Times (subscription);

Commercial links may be 'at risk' from data transfer ruling - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Commercial links may be 'at risk' from data transfer rulingThe Times (subscription)A landmark case involving the transfer of Facebook data from the EU to the US could have sweeping ramifications for commercial links and intelligence-sharing between jurisdictions, the US government has warned. The Irish Data Protection Commissioner ...and more »

Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfers - Network World;

Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfers - Network World

Network WorldIrish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfersNetwork WorldMax Schrems' 2013 complaint to the Irish data protection commissioner over Facebook's handling of his personal information put him in an unusual position on Tuesday: He's a co-defendant, alongside Facebook, in a case before the High Court of Ireland.and more »

Ireland Challenges Facebook in What Could Become a Landmark Data Case - Fortune;

Ireland Challenges Facebook in What Could Become a Landmark Data Case - Fortune

FortuneIreland Challenges Facebook in What Could Become a Landmark Data CaseFortuneIreland's privacy watchdog has launched a bid to refer Facebook's data transfer mechanism to the European Union's top court in a landmark case that could put the shifting of data across the Atlantic under renewed legal threat. The move is the latest ...and more »

US warns of 'sweeping' ramifications from Schrems case - Irish Times;

US warns of 'sweeping' ramifications from Schrems case - Irish Times

Irish TimesUS warns of 'sweeping' ramifications from Schrems caseIrish TimesA major action by the Data Protection Commissioner aimed at having the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) decide if transatlantic data transfer channels breach privacy rights of EU citizens has opened at the Commercial Court. The ...and more »

Landmark EU-US data privacy court case opens in Dublin - RTE.ie;

Landmark EU-US data privacy court case opens in Dublin - RTE.ie

RTE.ieLandmark EU-US data privacy court case opens in DublinRTE.ieThe High Court has begun hearing a landmark case with implications for the privacy rights of EU citizens and transatlantic trade. The case marks the first ever involvement by the US government in litigation in the Irish courts, underlining the huge ...and more »

Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfers - Techworld Australia

Irish court hears case challenging transatlantic data transfersTechworld AustraliaMax Schrems' 2013 complaint to the Irish data protection commissioner over Facebook's handling of his personal information put him in an unusual position on Tuesday: He's a co-defendant, alongside Facebook, in a case before the High Court of Ireland.and more »

Landmark EU-US data privacy court case opens in Dublin - The Daily Star

Landmark EU-US data privacy court case opens in DublinThe Daily StarA campaign by Austrian privacy lawyer Max Schrems against Facebook's transfer of personal data from Europe to the US was being heard in an Irish court from yesterday, the latest twist in a long legal battle. The landmark case in Ireland, where the US ...and more »

Data watchdog clashes with US over EU citizens' privacy rights - Irish Times;

Data watchdog clashes with US over EU citizens' privacy rights - Irish Times

Irish TimesData watchdog clashes with US over EU citizens' privacy rightsIrish TimesA clash between the Data Protection Commissioner and the government of the United States over the adequacy of US legal safeguards for the data-privacy rights of EU citizens has emerged at the Commercial Court. Commissioner Helen Dixon has brought a ...and more »