Facebook Lobbying Europe On “Unreasonable And Unrealistic” Privacy Law Reform — But EC Commissioner Doesn’t Sound Like She’s For Turning

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http://techcrunch.com – Facebook hasn’t exactly had smooth relations with Europe. In September it had to turn off facial recognition in the EU, and then there’s the whole Europe vs Facebook transparency project kicked off by an Austrian law student who asked Zuck and co to send him everything they had on him — inspiring fellow users to flood Facebook with demands for their data. But operating conditions for Facebook in Europe look set to get a whole lot tougher if the European Commission’s proposals for comprehensive reform of EU Data Protection law come into full effect in the next few y (IT news)