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Germany v Britain tussle over new EU data privacy rules

Horten, Monica (2013) Germany v Britain tussle over new EU data privacy rules. Media Policy Blog (08 Aug 2013). Blog Entry.

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On the back of PRISM and the US surveillance scandal, the Germans are pushing hard to get the toughest possible outcome in the new EU data privacy rules that are currently making their way through the European Parliament. As Monica Horten, policy analyst and writer of argues, that positioning puts them directly in conflict with the Brits, who take a more pro-industry stance and really don’t want the new law at all – at least, not in its current format.

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Additional Information: © 2013 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Collections > LSE Media Policy Blog
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2017 12:14
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2019 23:19

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