All SCCs articles

  • Data privacy

    New rules for SCCs: What you need to know


    The latest set of standard contractual clauses for companies transferring data between the European Union and third countries, such as the United States, is meant to align more closely with the GDPR and root out government snooping.

  • EU US privacy

    EU regulators beef up SCCs as temporary Privacy Shield alternative


    The key data regulators that oversee the European Union’s strict privacy regulation agreed to a beefed up set of contractual terms to provide more clarity about the level of protection data transfers to countries outside the EU can enjoy.