CNIL Explains Conditions Under Which Consent Is Validly Obtained

Author:Mr Laurent De Muyter, Undine von Diemar, Olivier Haas, Hatziri Minaudier, Jörg Hladjk, Bastiaan A. Kout, Jonathon Little, Martin Lotz, Selma Olthof, Audrey M. Paquet, Sara Rizzon, Irene Robledo, Elizabeth A. Robertson and Rhys Thomas
Profession:Jones Day

On August 3, the CNIL issued a press release to explain the conditions under which data controllers may obtain valid consent from data subjects when relying on consent as a legal basis for processing personal data (source document in French). This announcement does not change the notion of "consent" but does provide additional guarantees, notably in the context of...

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