Eoyang, while she said the U.S. commitment to privacy is, "far greater than that of any other country around the world, including other western countries," said she believes amendments to the FAA are overdue.
"Business as usual is not sufficient," she said. "There are things about the status quo that could bring a halt to U.S.-European electronic commerce, and that would be catastrophic to both economies."
Indeed, Laura Donohue, a professor at Georgetown Law, in yet another Lawfare post, argued that, "the dichotomy between government collection and corporate collection is a false one ... once a company has collected the data, it is available to government. The seam between corporate collection and government collection is highly porous."
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