According to the European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Věra Jourová, the EU and the US have finalized the EU-US Umbrella Agreement (for the press release, see here). This is a remarkable breakthrough after the first calls for such an agreement back in March 2009, when the European Parliament called for an
Data Collection and Privacy
By Allan Topol on
Posted in Intellectual Property Protection
In view of the importance of privacy issues to readers of GlobalPolicyWatch, we have reprinted below a blog post by Morgan Kennedy from Covington’s Washington office which appeared on the Covington InsidePrivacy blog on September 12.
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