Update on consent in data protection law
“An update is available regarding your consent in data protection law!"
Article by Dr. Carlo Pilz and Melanie Pradel in the trade magazine of the Professional Association of Data Protection Officers of Germany (BvD)
Many data controllers still consider consent to be the easiest legal basis for data processing. When possible (not necessary!), consent is obtained from the data subject.
But practice in data protection law is fast moving and entertaining. Court rulings, guidance from supervisory authorities and their activity reports are currently being published at very short intervals. Dr. Carlo Piltz and Melanie Pradel provide insight into the current discussions on consent in data protection law.