Data Protection: US vs EU

Data Protection: US vs EU

Since Edward Snowden's revelations about U.S. security agencies, data protection and privacy regulations in the EU have come under scrutiny. The collapse of the safe harbour agreement caused major upset, and further EU judgments are likely. Some are campaigning for more access for security services, while others want greater protection for civil rights. What does this mean for developers? What should U.S. companies do to ensure compliance with EU regulations and your users' rights?

This talk was given on May 26th 2016 at PHP Tek 2016 in St Louis, MO, USA.

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Marcus Bointon

May 26, 2016