Aoife Matchett


The European Commission’s adequacy decision for the EU-US Data Privacy Framework (the ‘Framework’) still has a significant beneficial impact for companies even if they continue to rely on the EU Standard Contractual Clauses (‘SCCs’) for transatlantic data transfers instead of participating in the Framework due to the findings in the decision regarding updated US laws and practices. The decision confirms that the EU Commission considers the designation of the EEA as a qualifying organisation under…