General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Consent Management

Get the latest news and consent and compliance best practices for the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
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September 3, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

More GDPR Enforcement: WhatsApp Hit with $267M Fine for Noncompliance

EU Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) continue to step up enforcement of its omnibus privacy regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In July, Luxembourg’s DPA levied a record 746...
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July 30, 2021 - Ensighten

Amazon Hit with Record $887 Million Fine for GDPR Privacy Violations

Amazon.com Inc. has been hit with the biggest ever GDPR privacy fine—a whopping 746 million-euro ($887 million) penalty—for violating the European Union’s data protection rules.
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July 30, 2021 - Ensighten

France's CNIL Issues Formal Notices for Cookie Noncompliance

France’s data protection authority, the Commission Nationale de L’informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), has issued formal notices of noncompliance to 40 organizations for noncompliant cookie consent...
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July 16, 2021 - Ensighten

Understanding the Italian DPA's Guidance on Cookie Consent Compliance

Italy's data protection authority (DPA), the Garante, has announced its finalized guidelines on cookies and tracking technologies. The Garante’s guidelines, first released as a draft in December...
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January 14, 2019 - Ensighten

GDPR Is Just the Beginning: New Data Privacy Laws Pile on Pressure for Businesses

What GDPR, CCPA and a heightened focus on data regulation worldwide means for businesses
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May 1, 2018 - Ensighten

Almost Half of UK Businesses Expect to Be Fined for GDPR Non-Compliance

Almost half of UK businesses expect to be fined for GDPR non-compliance New research by data privacy experts Ensighten suggests that nearly half (45 percent) of UK businesses have put money aside to...