The Proposed EU ePrivacy Regulation and Its Implications for U.S. Privacy Legislation | ADCG Podcast: Ep. 26

Association for Data and Cyber Governance
33 minute listen | April.21.2021

The EU’s proposed new ePrivacy Regulation, if adopted, will have broad coverage including electronic communications, cookies, direct marketing, and other instances where data is collected, including the emerging Internet of Things. This episode examines the scope of the regulation, which covers both consumer and corporate electronic communications and would replace the current ePrivacy Directive, (the “EU Cookie Law”). In addition to having sweeping implications for e-commerce in Europe, it may well influence state and national legislation in the U.S.



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The Association for Data and Cyber Governance presents a podcast series that explores informed points of view – both pro and con – on the need to develop national privacy legislation. Hosts Jerry Buckley, a founding partner of Buckley LLP, and Jody Westby, a prominent data security consultant, interview some of the nation’s key privacy professionals as they sort through the policy decisions that Congress will have to address as it considers how the use of data will be regulated in the United States.



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