Damages for Breaches of Privacy, Legal Authorizations and Mergers and Takeovers in U.S. Law

This annex shall be used for clarification of U.S. law with respect to (a) claims for damages for breaches of privacy, (b) “explicit authorizations” in U.S. law for the use of personal information in a manner inconsistent with the safe harbor principles, and (c) the effect of mergers and takeovers on obligations undertaken pursuant to the safe harbor principles.