The Impact of Schrems II and Threat of Data Localization | ADCG Podcast: Ep. 14

Association for Data and Cyber Governance
38 minute listen | January.27.2021

In July 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union affirmed that international data flows under the EU's data protection regime, the GDPR, will continue to be based on EU Standard Contractual Clauses, while the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield remains invalid. What are the implications of the Schrems II decision and its interpretation and implementation by the European Data Protection Board?  Would the U.S. negotiating hand be strengthened by enactment of national privacy legislation?  Series hosts Jerry Buckley and Jody Westby discuss this with Peter Swire, Professor of Law and Ethics at the Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business, and Senior Counsel at Alston & Bird LLP.



About the U.S. National Privacy and Cybersecurity Podcast


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The Association for Data and Cyber Governance presents a podcast series that explores informed points of view – both pro and con – on the need to develop national privacy legislation. Hosts Jerry Buckley, a founding partner of Buckley LLP, and Jody Westby, a prominent data security consultant, interview some of the nation’s key privacy professionals as they sort through the policy decisions that Congress will have to address as it considers how the use of data will be regulated in the United States.



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