Lack of transparency and valid consent
are the most common causes for complaint.
In these circumstances, it is worth remembering 2.5 of the Standards of Practice: "Ensure that patients or their carers have all the information they need to be able to safely use, administer or look after any optical devices, drugs or other treatment that they have been prescribed or directed to use to manage their eye conditions." Making sure that patients understand what is going to happen to them is a crucial part of obtaining valid consent
Under the provisions of the GDPR, organizations must get valid consent
to use personal data for every specific use of that data-no blanket consents are allowed.
is consent voluntarily given by a competent person on the basis of sufficient information.
Evidence found during a search of a man's home should not be suppressed because his wife provided valid consent
for the search, a federal judge has ruled.
The hefty Google fine was levied by the French government's data protection authority for Google's alleged lack of transparency and not fully validating valid consent
for personalizing of its ads.
On appeal, Azua contends that the district court erred in denying his suppression motions because (1) the law enforcement officers did not have valid consent
to enter his residence and thus needed a warrant, and (2) the officers' interrogation of him was custodial and thus violated his Fifth Amendment rights because no Miranda warnings had been given.
The French data regulator set the fine, after finding that Google had a "lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent
regarding ads personalisation".
France's National Data Protection Commission imposed a financial penalty of 50M euros against Alphabet's Google, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation, for "lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent
regarding the ads personalization." The agency explained in a statement, "On 25 and 28 May 2018, the National Data Protection Commission received group complaints from the associations None Of Your Business and La Quadrature du Net.
"It is a company's responsibility to make sure that it has valid consent
to make these calls.
This article offers an account of the information condition on morally valid consent
in the context of sexual relations.
The GDPR introduces a much higher bar for valid consent
- it can no longer be wrapped up in terms, it must be a positive opt-in and the individual must know exactly what they are consenting to.