Insights European Data Protection Board establishes cookie banner taskforce

The EDPB has decided to set up a taskforce to coordinate the response to complaints concerning cookie banners filed with several EEA Supervisory Authorities. This taskforce was established in accordance with Article 70(1)(u) GDPR and aims to promote cooperation, information sharing and best practices between Supervisory Authorities. In particular, the EDPB says, the taskforce will:

  • exchange views on legal analysis and possible infringements;
  • provide support to activities on the national level; and
  • streamline communication.

To read the EDPB’s news release on its website, click here.