CNIL Fines Google LLC and Google Ireland Limited for Placing Cookies on Google.fr

11/12/2020


CNIL Fines Google LLC and Google Ireland Limited for Placing Cookies on Google.fr

On December 7, 2020, the CNIL fined Google LLC and Google Ireland Limited with a total fine of 100 million euros, in particular for deploying advertising cookies on the google.fr visitors’ devices without prior consent and for not meeting transparency requirements.


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Amazon Europe Core Fined 35 Million Euros for not Complying with Cookie Rules

11/12/2020


Amazon Europe Core Fined 35 Million Euros for not Complying with Cookie Rules

The CNIL has fined Amazon Europe Core 35 million euros for placing advertising cookies on users' computers on the amazon.fr site without prior consent and for not informing them about cookies properly.


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New Zealand Privacy Act 2020 Comes into Force

11/12/2020


New Zealand Privacy Act 2020 Comes into Force

New Zealand Privacy Act 2020 came into force on December 1, 2020 granting the Privacy Commissioner greater powers to ensure organisations and businesses comply with the Act.


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DISH Network Settles with the Department of Justice over Telemarketing Violations

11/12/2020


DISH Network Settles with the Department of Justice over Telemarketing Violations

The Department of Justice has announced a settlement in which DISH Network LLC will pay $126 million in civil penalties to the United States in violation of the Federal Trade Commission's Telemarketing Sales Rule and $84 million to four states for violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, for a total settlement of $210 million.


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CNIL FAQ on Remote Working

23/11/2020


CNIL FAQ on Remote Working

The CNIL provides answers to the most frequent questions concerning remote working and reiterates certain principles common to the labour law and the GDPR.


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