The GDPR, Cookie Consent and Customer-Centric Privacy
In recognition of the changes, the European Commission has launched a public consultation as part of a process for a revision of the ePrivacy Directive from which the EU cookie laws are derived. The aim of this revision is to make sure these two instruments are harmonized for maximum consistency in the areas where they overlap.
So in this article, I will attempt to provide an overview of what the GDPR may mean for cookie consent as we have come to know it, and the opportunities this presents for forward-thinking businesses to embrace a customer-first online experience with respect to privacy.
January 13, 2017
Future of EU Cookie Compliance Webinar: ...
GDPR and now the proposed E-Privacy Regulation mean a stricter regime for cookie compliance, web governance and use of online tracking technologies. Join p...View Article →
December 14, 2016
Draft EU ePrivacy Regulation Leaked...
A draft of the proposed legislation to replace the outdated EU ePrivacy Directive was leaked on the Politico.eu (PDF) website this week. The proposal is fo...View Article →
November 3, 2016
GDPR Compliance Means Cookie Notices Mus...
Are you one of those people that ticked the cookie law box ages ago and not thought about it since? Well the game has changed and now is the time to re-vis...View Article →
September 21, 2016
Optanon Acquired by OneTrust...
We are pleased to announce that Optanon, along with parent company Governor Technology, has been acquired by OneTrust....View Article →