European Union Edit
|“||any freely given specific and informed indication of his wishes by which the data subject signifies his agreement to personal data relating to him being processed.||”|
Consent is a person's or entity's manifestation of assent.
|“||an individual's action in response to a clear, meaningful, and prominent notice regarding the collection and use of data for a specific purpose. Where an entity has a relationship with a consumer through an additional or different medium than the device to which Consent applies, Consent may be obtained through any such medium.||”|
|“||[e]xplicit permission, given to a Web site by a visitor, to handle personal information in specified ways.||”|
There are several different types of consent:
- ↑ EU Directive 95/46/EC.
- ↑ Application of Self-Regulatory Principles to the Mobile Environment, at 4.
- ↑ GetNet Wise, Glossary.