Eric Shimp, a Policy Advisor at Alston & Bird, recently published “Data Protection: Data privacy in the Transatlantic Trade agreement? US-EU ponder the way forward” in the most recent version of the BEERG Global Labor Newsletter.
As the US approaches the launch of negotiations toward a free trade agreement with the European Union, data privacy is emerging as a divisive issue. Disagreements over policy, between the US government and industry, and even among various EU member governments and Brussels, promise for a rocky negotiation ahead. To view a full version of the article, please click here.