Robinson Bradshaw

Category: International

How Brexit Will Affect the U.S.-EU Privacy Shield: New Guidance

With continuing uncertainty about whether and how the UK will manage its scheduled departure from the EU, many U.S. companies have been asking about the effect of Brexit on their participation in the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield. By participating in the Privacy Shield program, U.S. companies can certify that they maintain EU-level privacy protection and thus […]

The UK’s New Cybersecurity Regulations: What U.S. Tech Companies Need to Know

In a significant development that drew little attention in this country, the UK’s Network and Information Systems Regulations of 2018 (NIS Regulations) took effect on May 24, 2018. (The official text is available here and the government’s formal Guidance is available – and usefully indexed – here.) Intended to improve cybersecurity for IT systems in […]