Once all arguments have been exchanged, all cards are on the table, advocacy meetings are in danger of turning into open-ended rituals, no results to ever be expected – to the frustration of everyone. And yet, on some policies, in some sectors, it does not happen once, but over and over again. We take a look at why that happens and how to get out of it.
Blog 14 – Public Affairs in your front yard: why you want to follow EU-US data protection agreements
Ready to pay 50 000 Euro for ignoring data protection rules? Data protection matters to all of us and can come at a hefty price – any social media user is affected by data transfer, as is almost any business. A new EU-US data protection agreement entered into force on 1 August, and it remains to be seen if it is legally sufficient. Here’s why and how you should follow data protection policy negotiations between the EU and the US.