Cross-Border Data Forum Bannner
Several models exist for an agreement, but reaching one will require navigating sovereignty and rule-of-law challenges. [...]
The future of U.S. global digital policy hangs in the balance following a shock decision by the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) that the United States no longer supports provisions that protect cross-border data flows, prohibit forced data localization, safeguard source code, and prohibit countries from discriminating against digital products in the World Trade Organization (WTO). [...]