The New EU Cookie Consent Law: What is Your Strategy?
Original broadcast date: January 14, 2010
An amendment to the EU Privacy Directive passed into law will require the consent of Internet users before cookies can be placed on their computers. All that remains for the law to go into force is interpretation on the local level by the EU member states. This is likely to have far ranging effects for the online advertising industry and e-commerce in general. Hear our expert panel as they explore the legal, regulatory and financial implications of this important new law, and offer interpretations which you can use to help guide decision making within your organization.
Rosa Barcelo, Senior Lawyer, European Data Protection Supervisor's Office
Eduardo Ustaran, Partner and Head of the Privacy and Information Law Group,
Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP
Justin B. Weiss, CIPP, International Privacy Officer, Yahoo Inc.