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Say “NO” to cookies – yet see your privacy crumble?

Say “NO” to cookies – yet see your privacy crumble?

Cookie banners of large French webpages turn a clear “NO” into “fake consent” noyb.eu files three GDPR complaints with the French Data Protection Regulator (CNIL). Quick Links: Press Release (PDF, English) Copy of complaints: CDiscount (PDF, EN), Allocine.fr (PDF) and...

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Facebook: We don’t need your consent!

Facebook: We don’t need your consent!

Download: PDF The world's largest social network believes it has found a way to bypass Europe’s strict privacy laws. In yesterday's proceedings before the Vienna Regional Court (Landesgericht für Zivilrechtssachen), Facebook openly admitted that it has been collecting...

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Austrian Supreme Court: Facebook dismissed

Austrian Supreme Court: Facebook dismissed

 Download: English Press Release (PDF) The Austrian Supreme Court has ultimately rejected all attempts by Facebook to block a model lawsuit on fundamental privacy issues in Vienna now. In the final decision (link), the Austrian Supreme Court rejects all attempts by...

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Irish Supreme Court: Facebook’s application dismissed

Irish Supreme Court: Facebook’s application dismissed

  English Press Release (PDF) In the ongoing procedure on Facebook’s involvement with the NSA under the so-called “PRISM” surveillance program before the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) and the Irish High Court, the Irish Supreme Court has today decided...

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BREAKING: CNIL fines Google € 50 Mio based on noyb complaint

BREAKING: CNIL fines Google € 50 Mio based on noyb complaint

  English Press Release (PDF) Key Info The French data protection authority (CNIL) just has announced that it has imposed a record fine of € 50 million on Google for violating the GDPR today (Link) The penalty is based on two complaints by noyb.eu and the French...

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