EU US Privacy Shield Framework

COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2016/1250 of 12 July 2016

pursuant to Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the adequacy of the protection provided by the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
(notified under document C(2016) 4176)

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data [1] and in particular Article 25(6) thereof,

After consulting the European Data Protection Supervisor[2],

[1] OJ L 281, 23.11.1995, p. 31.

[2] See Opinion 4/2016 on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield draft adequacy decision, published 30 May 2016.

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Introduction
The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
Access and Use of Personal Data Transferred under the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield by U.S. Public Authorities
Adequate Level of Protection under the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
Action of Data Protection Authorities and Information to the Commission
Periodic Review of Adequacy Finding
Suspension of the Adequacy Decision
Annex I

Key Issues

Introduction