May 9, 2017
Global-Z International Inc., a leader in global data quality, is pleased to announce they have achieved approval for the Swiss Privacy Shield. This certification replaces Swiss-Safe Harbor. The certification details can be viewed on the Privacy Shield website here. This certification is in addition to the EU_US Privacy Shield certification granted in 2016.
The European Commission (EC) adopted the new EU-U.S. Privacy Shield on July 2016. Now the Privacy Shield framework protects the fundamental rights of anyone in the EU including Switzerland whose personal data is transferred to the United States, as well as bringing legal clarity for businesses relying on transatlantic data transfers.