On October 22, 2012, Article 29 Working Party President Jacob Kohnstamm kicked off the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners in Punta del Este, Uruguay.
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On September 14, 2011, the Article 29 Working Party met with representatives of the European Advertising Standards Alliance and IAB Europe to discuss concerns that the industry’s self-regulatory code of conduct for online behavioral advertising does not meet cookie consent requirements in the EU e-Privacy Directive.

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On December 1, 2010, the European Parliament hosted a Privacy Platform on the European Commission’s recent Communication proposing “a comprehensive approach on personal data protection in the European Union,” which is aimed at modernizing the current EU data protection framework.

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