IAB Europe has prepared FAQs providing an overview of the implications of the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) decision invalidating Safe Harbor. The FAQs also offer some guidance to companies about what to do in wake of the judgment and updates on the latest developments relating to Privacy Shield, the Safe Harbor successor. Click here to view the FAQs.
On 6 October 2015, the CJEU delivered its judgment in C-362/14 Maximilian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner invalidating the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor decision. On 29 February 2015, the European Commission formally presented the draft for Safe Harbor's successor: The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.