Safe harbor

U.S., E.U. officials: ‘Time to act’ on Safe Harbor agreement


Both U.S. and European officials said Tuesday that while negotiations over a new Safe Harbor agreement have been productive, time is running short to formally finalize an accord before European data privacy regulators decide to take action against U.S. companies.

E.U.: New Safe Harbor deal will be done by deadline


The United States and the European Union have made significant progress in crafting new regulations for commercial data transfers between American and European businesses, a senior European official said Monday.

Asia trade deal impacts cybersecurity, telecoms and open Internet policy


In the final draft of the document, three chapters are dedicated to issues pressing the tech world.

US and EU get deadline for new Safe Harbor agreement


​The United States and European Union have until January to hammer out a new agreement that will allow for the legal transmission of personal data between the two continents, the European Commission’s data privacy group said Friday.