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The Lisbon Treaty and data protection: What’s next for Europe’s privacy rules?

The Lisbon Treaty entered into force on December 1, 2009. This agreement substantially overhauls the EU’s legal bases, the Treaty on European Union (TEU), and the Treaty Establishing the European Community (EC Treaty), the latter of which is renamed the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU).

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