Comment Neelie (Kroes)

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Comment Neelie
[...] And make no mistake: without action there could be barriers in the way. Our extensive consultations with stakeholders have shown this very clearly. Potential users are seriously uncertain if not confused: they don't know how their data will be protected; whether they will need a law degree to sign up for a contract with confidence; they are concerned about enforceability, lock-in, and data portability. For example, 90% of Cloud users would have no idea about who is legally liable in case of a cross-border problem.