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CNIL To Sit Down with Google

PRIVACY LAW

May 17, 2012

French data protection authority CNIL has scheduled a meeting with Google to more closely examine changes to the company's privacy policy, BBC News reports. The company consolidated its 60 privacy policies into one in March, prompting the CNIL to ask questions on the legality of the move and on how user data would be shared. The CNIL says it was not satisfied with the company's answers and wants to "untangle the precise way that specific personal data is being used for individual services and examine what the benefit for the consumer really is," said CNIL's president.
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