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Italy introduces new rules on use of cookies

Tuesday 2 June 2015 | 10:38 CET | News
Italy's data protection authority, Garante Privacy, has introduced new regulations aimed at enforcing and simplifying procedures governing use of cookies. Under the new rules, which come into force on 03 June, operators can be fined up to EUR 120,000 for continuing to use cookies without first acquiring user consent, or for failing to notify the data protection authority about their cookie use. The main associations operating in the Italian digital market (DMA Italia, Fedoweb, IAB Italia, Netcomm and UPA) have prepared a "cookie implementation toolkit" with examples and suggested wording to

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