Stronger data protection rules for Europe

June 15, 2015

More than 90% of Europeans are concerned about mobile apps collecting their data without their consent. Today, an important step was taken to finalize EU data protection rules to help restore that confidence.

Ministers in the Council reached a General Approach on the new data protection rules, confirming the approach taken in the Commission’s proposal back in 2012. The proposed rules received the backing of the European Parliament in March 2014.

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