En Banc Surveillance Court Holds ACLU, Yale Have Standing to Seek Data Collection Rulings

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court ruled Thursday that two organizations have standing to seek access to heretofore secret opinions and rulings on the government’s bulk collection of the private data of U.S citizens.

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European Court Asked to Rule on Facebook Data Transfers

The European Court of Justice has been asked to consider whether Facebook’s Dublin-based subsidiary can legally transfer users’ personal data to its U.S. parent, after Ireland’s top court said Tuesday that there are “well-founded concerns” the practice violates European law.

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