EU Update Standard Contractual Clauses

22 March 2006

Nick Aries

The International Chamber of Commerce Task Force on Privacy and the Protection of Personal Data (part of the Commission on E-Business, IT & Telecoms) has issued a draft discussion paper on the EU Standard Contractual Clauses for the transfer of personal data to third countries. The paper is in the form of a mark up of the current contractual clauses, setting out the proposed amendments.