FAQ: Italy’s Data Watchdog “Bans” Google Analytics

Everything you need to know

What happened?

Italy’s privacy guarantor, Garante, issued a decision stating that Italian websites that use Google Analytics violate the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the EU’s data protection law.

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Clark Boyd

Clark Boyd

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Tech/business writer, lecturer (Columbia), and data analyst. >500k views on Medium. I used to be with it, but then they changed what ‘it’ was.