A stricter regime for profiling07 June 2016
At last, the EU Cookies regulation is implemented in Spain
By Pablo Rivas in our Madrid Office
With almost a year of delay, last Monday the Spanish law (Royal Decree-Law 13/2012) implementing in Spain the regulation on cookies envisaged by the Directive 2009/136/EC, which modifies the E-Privacy Directive (Directive 2002/58/EC), was published.
In line with Recital (66) of Directive 2009/136/EC, where it is technically possible and effective, in accordance with the relevant provisions of Spanish data protection laws, the user’s consent to processing may be expressed by using the appropriate settings of a browser or other application, provided that the recipients have to establish the configuration by an express action to that effect during the instalment or upgrading.
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