EDPB publishes opinion on the interplay between GDPR and ePrivacy

The European Data Protection Board (the “EDPB“) has published its opinion on the interplay between the GDPR and Directive 2002/58/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 July 2002 concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector (the “ePrivacy Directive“).

The opinion confirms that it is possible for personal data processing to fall within the scope of both the GDPR and the ePrivacy Directive. For example, the use of cookies. Continue reading