On Aug. 26, 2011, France issued a new ordinance that modifies the French Data Protection Act of 1978, the French Postal and Electronic Communications Code, and the French Consumer Protection Code to comply with the Directive by requiring an opt-in.
Suggested Approaches for Compliance
If you have any questions or concerns as to how your business should address the Directive and the national laws and regulations in the EU, please contact one of the lawyers listed below.
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This article was originally published by Bingham McCutchen LLP.