Safe harbor

Safe harbor or Safe harbour may refer to:

Film and television

Law and regulations

  • Safe harbor (law), a provision of a statute or a regulation that specifies that certain conduct will be deemed not to violate a given rule
    • International Safe Harbor Privacy Principles, a process for U.S. companies to comply with the EU Directive on the protection of personal data
    • DMCA safe harbor, which shields online service providers from liability for facilitating their users' copyright infringement as long as they comply with certain requirements, such as accepting "take down" notices



Other uses

  • Safe harbor (commerce), function as a form of shark repellent used to thwart hostile takeovers
  • Safe Harbor Certified Seafood, a brand of mercury tested seafood products
  • Safe Harbor (locus), a location in a genome for the insertion of novel DNA that does not perturb endogenous gene activity or promote cancer.

See also

This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.