Privacy Shield goes live

Dr Endre Várady // // 1 August 2016

After months of uncertainty, the European Commission has finally approved the new framework for transatlantic data transfers, known as “Privacy Shield”. Unfortunately, it may face legal challenges because mass surveillance continues to be allowed on the U.S. side. How can data transfer be legitimised in this legal mess? The experts at VJT & Partners highlight some key points you may reconsider in light of Hungarian data protection practice.