Patriot Act and the EU Safe Harbor

Over the past few months I have had many discussion about data security, Patriot Act and EU Safe Harbor with Office 365. I have just read this article which explains, quite simply, what can be done and what can’t without having to be a lawyer: 

At the Office 365 launch in London the same topic was raised as discussed here:

If you need a more and haven’t seen the Microsoft Trust Centre then take a look here: