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The European Court of Justice has invalidated the Safe Harbor. I think there are good legal, economic, data protection, and political grounds to question the wisdom of this judgment. Many people think that the judgment against the Safe Harbor can legitimately be questioned, both with regard to the powers of national data protection authorities (DPAs),… » read more

Posted by Chris Sherwood

Apparently, Commissioner Almunia continues to face sustained pressure from within the European Commission to reach an acceptable settlement to the Google competition case. Since publicly confirming on 5th February that he intends to accept Google’s latest round of proposals, representatives from within the Commission have expressed grave concern about the speed and prematurity of this… » read more

Posted by Chris Sherwood