Great news for all Google Apps for Work and Google Cloud platform customers.
On 29th of August 2016, Google submitted the certification of adherence to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield framework.
The Privacy Shield establishes a new way to comply with European Union data protection requirements when transferring personal data from the EU to the United States during transatlantic commerce.
Google’s certificate will soon be accessible here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/list
Read more about Googles certification request here: Google for Work Blog