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UK ICO Publishes Guidance on Consent Under GDPR

How does consent work under the upcoming EU GDPR?

The ICO moved faster than the Article 29 Working Party, since most of the unacceptable practices are actually very common in UK,.

The final blow entails that UK companies often consider consent as sufficient even if this doesn’t flow out of a “genuine choice”. While this is not allowed under the EU GDPR, that’s a common practice too in UK.

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