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Discussing Binding Corporate Rules: An Interview with Sue Foster

(LONDON)   Word from Europe is that the final report out of a European Parliament inquiry established to investigate the PRISM National Security Agency surveillance/Edward Snowden revelations will recommend suspension of the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor Framework.

Without Safe Harbor, a U.S. company is left to full compliance with the EU Data Protection Directive, including express consent of the data subject, before cross-border transfers.   What is a company to do?

Mintz Levin's Sue Foster discusses the Binding Corporate Rules option and its advantages in detail -- this video is worth watching if you have personal data of citizens of EU member states in the US (and who does not?)

 

 

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Cynthia J. Larose

Member / Chair, Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice

Cynthia J. Larose is Chair of the firm's Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice, a Certified Information Privacy Professional-US (CIPP-US), and a Certified Information Privacy Professional-Europe (CIPP-E). She works with clients in various industries to develop comprehensive information security programs on the front end, and provides timely counsel when it becomes necessary to respond to a data breach.