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Data Privacy and Security in a Post-Safe Harbor Era

Bob Muglia | Posted 11.23.2015 | Technology
Bob Muglia

Data without borders may be a thing of the past. On Oct. 6, the European Court of Justice declared the Safe Harbor structure to be invalid. Since its establishment, Safe Harbor has provided a simple, legal mechanism to transfer Personal Data outside of Europe to data centers located in the U.S.

Europe's New Google Rule Has Many Americans Angry And Confused

AP | By MARTHA MENDOZA and TOBY STERLING | Posted 07.25.2014 | Technology

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Europe's moves to rein in Google — including a court ruling this month ordering the search giant to give people a say...

Germany and Europe in 2014: A Conversation With Christoph Schmidt

Luka Orešković | Posted 05.05.2014 | Politics
Luka Orešković

Starting with the most heated topic of the moment, Schmidt's belief is that, although OMT has worked well so far, it is stretching the mandate of ECB too far, especially with the limitlessness of the transactions.

Could A 'Fiscal Union' Save Europe?

Reuters | Posted 08.03.2012 | Business

* Germany wants big leap forward in euro integration * Spanish PM backs central budget authority for bloc * EU summit co...

Is Standardization Progress? An EU Patent

Christina Gagnier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Christina Gagnier

With the push for reform of the patent system in the United States, news regarding a unified patent system for the European Union garners a mixed response.

Google Wins EU Case Over Fake Luxury Goods

AP | AOIFE WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BRUSSELS — Luxury goods manufacturers said a ruling Tuesday from the European Union's highest court will stop Google Inc. selling their brand na...