On June 30, 2015, the French data protection authority, the CNIL, announced that it gave notice to 20 websites to comply with the consent requirements applicable to cookies.
After patiently waiting for almost a year to give websites the opportunity to comply with the cookie notice and consent rules explained in its official guidance from December 2013, the CNIL launched … Continue Reading
On 16 April 2015, the French data protection authority, the CNIL (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés), published its annual report for 2014. The CNIL’s annual report is an opportunity for the authority to report on its activities over the previous year as well as set out its priorities for the coming year. Significantly, a number of … Continue Reading
On 24 March, the French data protection authority (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et Libertés – the “CNIL”) announced that it will soon make easier the practical implementation of intra-group transfers of data from French entities to entities located outside the European Union where groups of companies have adopted Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs). BCRs are becoming increasingly popular among multinationals … Continue Reading