Privacy Shield is here – let’s put everything in the cloud! (but not really…)

Earlier this month, the European Commission (EC) has announced a new agreement between itself and the US authorities concerning the protection of “transatlantic data flows”. This agreement, named Privacy Shield by its authors, is the replacement for the long standing Safe Harbor agreement, which was shut down by the EU court in October, 2015. Many companies currently ask themselves whether or not they can resume (or begin) putting data in US-operated cloud services, and some clarifications are obviously needed. Read more at https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/privacy-shield-here-lets-put-everything-cloud-yul-bahat