Articles: GDPR (1)

How to Avoid GDPR Legal Issues Over Cookie Consent

Recently, we've been seeing more companies being taken to court or investigated by regulators under the EU's cookie consent rules. The GDPR has been in effect since May 2018,...

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Data Minimization Under the CPRA and GDPR

Privacy laws worldwide are becoming stricter. The California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), passed in 2020, contains the first "data minimization" requirement of any U.S. privacy law. The CPRA's requirements...

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GDPR: Don't Use Pre-Ticked Boxes for Cookies

When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) passed in 2016, websites started putting up cookie banners in preparation for its 2018 enforcement date. But many of these cookie...

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EU Platform to Business Regulation (P2BR): The Complete Guide

The EU Platform to Business Regulation (P2BR or P2B Regulation) is a crucially important law covering B2C (business to consumer) platforms and search engines. The P2BR requires platforms to...

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How to Avoid GDPR Fines

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is notorious for its huge fines, and for good reason. In 2020 alone, we've seen multiple fines in the tens of millions...

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GDPR: What are Joint Controllers?

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), two or more data controllers that jointly decide why and how to process personal data are collectively known as "joint controllers." The...

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