Topic: Legality | Consent and Cookies
Authority: Opinion of Advocate General EuGH
Sanction: Judgement still pending
In a case between the Federation of German Consumer Organisations (Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband e.V.) and Planet49 GmbH, the Federal Court of Justice had suspended the proceedings in the context of the appeal and submitted questions to the European Court of Justice on the interpretation of European data protection law (in particular Directive 95/46 – GDPR predecessor).