the EDPB has confirmed in a press release that it has identified “many aspects [of the UK data protection framework] to be essentially equivalent ” to the EU data protection framework.
However, EU lawmakers in Brussels doubt that the UK’s future data protection landscape will be fully aligned with EU data protection standards
A United Kingdom government minister has signalled the country is likely to diverge from the European Union on data protection.
Little-discussed reversal of thinking means plans for formal co-operation look dead.
EU Commission and UK officials announced they reached a deal on the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement. Deal will allow for the continued free flow of personal data for up to six months.
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The officials said that any interim solution is tied up in the wider trade negotiations, which both sides agree are currently stuck.
The “dirty methods” of the Brexit referendum have been cited as a reason for new EU laws aimed at tackling disinformation and forcing online platforms including Facebook to publicly disclose the identity of people and entities funding political adverts. The proposals would force on-line platforms to take greater responsibility for what they publish and ensure […]