Tag Archives: Data Management

EU Court of Justice Invalidates the EU-US Privacy Shield

EU Court of Justice Invalidates the EU-US Privacy Shield

An important and unexpected ruling was handed down by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on July 16, 2020, in Data Protection Commissioner v Facebook Ireland Ltd and Maximillian Schrems (“Schrems II”) that invalidates the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield (“Privacy Shield”) arrangement. Since 2016, the Privacy Shield provided …

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What is Blockchain?

What is Blockchain?

A non-centralized, distributed database Imagine a document that is replicated multiple times across a network of computers rather than living on a single server. Now imagine that this network is designed to regularly update this document on a regular basis (about once every 10 minutes) and you have a basic …

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