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Today’s Financial Times carries an industry letter coordinated by ICC UK underlining business support for a mooted transatlantic trade agreement. The letter comes ahead of an official report on a possible EU- US deal next week, with a political announcement … Continue reading

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Earlier this month our Working Group on Cookies met for the first time since the launch of the ICC UK Cookies Guide. Following the end of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) grace period—and the announcement that the ICO will begin … Continue reading

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Following an almost year-long process, ICC UK has today launched its guidance to help companies comply with new EU rules on the use of cookies. Changes in European law mean that web site operators must now ask for web site … Continue reading

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Yesterday marked the final day for responses to the Ministry of Justice’s call for evidence on the European Commission’s data protection proposals which were published in January. As we’ve noted in previous posts, the draft Data Protection Regulation represents a … Continue reading

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Today saw the launch in Brussels of the European Commission’s proposals to overhaul the EU’s data protection rules. This is an important piece of legislation, and one which is likely to have implications for many businesses—not just those in the … Continue reading

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ICC UK will today hold a high-level meeting—bringing together industry, government and other stakeholders—looking at how business can comply with the EU’s e-Privacy Directive. The session will provide an important opportunity to discuss progress in the development of ICC UK’s … Continue reading

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International business has come together to adopt a new ICC Code on Marketing and Advertising. With increasing focus placed on how companies interact with consumers, the ICC Code provides a globally acceptable framework for responsible creativity and communication. The Code … Continue reading

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ICC UK recently held a working session for major players in the online market place to develop solutions to the compliance challenges raised by the new EU E-Privacy Directive. As has been widely reported, the Directive requires companies to seek … Continue reading

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The Information Commissioner’s Office issued guidance earlier this year to help businesses comply with the EU’s E-Privacy Directive that came into force in May. Continue reading

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