Reding Reveals Views on BCRs
DATA PROTECTIONNovember 30, 2011
During a keynote address at the IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress on Tuesday, EU Vice-President Viviane Reding offered a glimpse of her views on binding corporate rules (BCRs) as an instrument for data transfers. Reding described BCRs as a "smart tool" in need of improvement. She proposed three strategies to improve BCRs' effectiveness--simplification, consistent enforcement and innovation.