Laura Bannister

Laura Bannister

Laura Bannister is Senior Adviser on EU-UK Trade at the Trade Justice Movement. The Trade Justice Movement is a coalition of sixty civil society organizations calling for trade rules that work for people and planet.

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The leaked documents suggest that there could be no limitations on the export of data, potentially applying even in sensitive areas such as health data. (Photo: Yuri Samoilov/Flickr, CC 2.0) Views
Monday, December 02, 2019
Threat to Our Digital Rights Revealed in US-UK Trade Talks Leak
eaked documents from trade talks between the UK and US make it clear that our online interactions and digital products will be priorities for the negotiations. The UK grandly declares, “We do not want to just go back to existing [digital] trade texts, no matter how ambitious—we want to go beyond.”...
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