The Italian Data Protection Authority Issues Guidelines for the Use of Cookies

  • 10 06 2014

(Silvia Laitila contributed to this article) The Italian Data Protection Authority (“Garante della privacy”) has recently issued a decision on practical ways to provide mandatory information and acquire consent for the use of cookies on websites. Cookies can be distinguished as two major groups: “technical” cookies and “profiling” cookies. Technical […]

The Italian Data Protection Authority Issues Guidelines on Direct Marketing

  • 05 08 2013

Within a few months, the Italian Data Protection Authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali) has issued two important decisions directed to companies engaging in direct marketing activities: a general decision on consent to the processing of personal data for the purpose of marketing, and, more importantly, the new […]

2013 EU Cookie Law Report

  • 30 07 2013

European Cookie Law Implementation Survey (July 2013)

CMM, together with several other EU law firms, took part in a European […]