EU Cookie Law Privacy Policy Update

After all the discussions on the EU cookie law the UK government changed it’s mind in the final hours before the updated law came in to force. It’s now ‘implied consent’ rather than express. Some of our clients have added the following text* so that users are aware of what ‘implied consent’ actually means

YOUR CONSENT
By visiting
http://www.yourdomain.com you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.  Please note:  Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, cookies will be set when you access this website. By using and browsing this website, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

If you do not consent, you must either disable cookies or refrain from using this website.  Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.

Below is a link to the ICO website, you can also watch a video and download all the relevant details on the updated cookie regulations.

http://www.ico.gov.uk/for_organisations/privacy_and_electronic_communications/the_guide/cookies.aspx

*Technique Web is not responsible for the legality of this text. If you wish to use it you should seek advice from a legal expert before doing so.