Did you think the ePrivacy Regulation was dead? Think again

eprivacy regulation back

Back in the months leading upto GDPRmaggedon there was talk of a new ePrivacy Regulation that would replace PECR in the UK and streamline cookie and electronic marketing rules (along with some other stuff) and that this would come into force at the same time of GDPR, making a tidy transition to a new GDPR …

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ICO publish consent guidance and update cookie consent rules

consent and cookies

[Please note this article was published in May 2018,¬†since then the ICO’s approach has changed, with new cookie guidance as explained in this new article] We’ve been waiting for some time, for the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to publish it’s final consent guidance. It’s been in draft since March last year and waiting on the …

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New E-privacy rules progressing through EU

privacy regulations

It’s not just data protection that’s changing next year, the EU are also working on introducing new e-privacy regulations. Proposals for new e-privacy regulations were¬†announced back in January and aim to bring current privacy regulations (e.g. the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations in the UK) in line with the GDPR as well as update the …

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