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2014-06-19 12:30:55

NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Even though international anticorruption laws and violations are getting the lion's share of media and business attention these days, the area of global privacy law is fast becoming a top priority for many organizations. As rapid innovations in technology expand the consumption of personal data, the laws regulating its usage are also evolving to protect citizens' privacy. Failure to abide by these laws can result in high legal costs,...

EU Proposes Tougher Web Rules For Personal Data
2012-01-24 14:00:59

The European Union (EU) is set to propose a more stringent new set of rules this week to regulate how companies operating in Europe manage the personal data of Internet users, a move that industry insiders say could have significant ramifications for how the world´s web giants do business on the Old Continent. In a speech on Saturday in Munich, VP of the European Commission Viviane Reding said that the new legislation, which is scheduled to be rolled out on January 25, wouldn't just...

2010-05-26 09:34:00

WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The European Commission today adopted a draft mandate to negotiate a personal data protection agreement between the European Union and the United States when cooperating to fight terrorism or crime. The aim is to ensure high levels of protection to personal information like passenger data or financial information transferred as part of transatlantic cooperation in fighting crime. An agreement would enhance the right of citizens to access,...

2009-04-22 06:35:00

ZixCorp launches European Data Center DALLAS, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)), (Nasdaq: ZIXI), the leader in email encryption services, today announced the opening of their new European Data Center. Located in the United Kingdom, this new data center helps international partners and customers comply with international data protection laws, such as those in the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe. The protection of personal data is essential to the growth...


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