MAR 25, 2022 | US | EUROPEAN UNION
US, EU Agree on Transatlantic Data Rules
Axios, March 25, 2022
By Ashley Gold
The US and European Union have reached an agreement on a new deal enabling data flows across the Atlantic.
What they're saying: “Moving data freely and securely across the Atlantic is critical to businesses of all sizes and in all industry sectors,” Victoria Espinel, president and CEO of BSA, which represents software companies, said in a statement. “Today’s announcement will help restore trust, provide legal certainty, and support the digital transformation of thousands of businesses in Europe and the United States.”
BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.
With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.