Brexit: Landmark High Court Ruling that Parliamentary Approval is Required to Trigger Article 50

In a historic move and a testament to the influence of crowd funding, a group known as “The People’s Challenge to Article 50” have successfully secured a declaration from the High Court that the Government needs approval from the UK Parliament before it can notify its intention to leave the EU under Article 50 of the EU Treaty of Lisbon. […]

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EU-US Privacy Shield rejected

In March 2016, the EU Commission issued a draft decision stating that the Privacy Shield agreement negotiated between US officials and the EU Commission in January 2016, as a replacement for the former Safe Harbor agreement, offered adequate protection for EU citizens’ personal data transferred to and processed in the US. […]

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