Is the EU-US Privacy Shield Right for Your Company? The Benefit of Certifying Before October 1, 2016

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    The EU-US Privacy Shield has stringent onward transfer requirements and may require Privacy Shielded companies to negotiate revised contractual arrangements with third parties to which they entrust the EU personal data of their customers or employees.  US companies that file their Privacy Shield applications by September 30, 2016 will be granted a nine-month grace period for the negotiation or renegotiation of Privacy Shield-compliant onward transfer agreements.