NRF Webinar: EU Privacy & eCommerce Regulation

October 17, 2019 12:00pm to 1:00pm Eastern
NRF Member Webinar: A Freshfields Presentation on EU Privacy & eCommerce Regulation


Covered Topics:
  • Outlook for the new EU term (political and policy considerations)
  • Data Policy and Consumer Interests –
    • ePrivacy Regulation:
      • Status of the current proposal and next steps
      • The EU regulatory and supervisory approach to cookies and tracking technologies
    • GDPR:
      • Review of the GDPR (report due 25 May 2020) and next steps
      • Could the GDPR be amended post-review?
  • Platform Regulation – Proposed revisions to the eCommerce Directive
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Proposed introduction of an AI legal framework


Paul Martino, National Retail Federation
Paul Martino, Moderator
Vice President and Senior Policy Counsel
National Retail Federation
Christiaan Smits, Freshfields
Christiaan Smits
Head of EU Regulatory & Public Affairs
Freshfields (Brussels)
Eugene McQuaid, Freshfields
Eugene McQuaid
EU Regulatory & Public Affairs Consultant
Freshfields (Brussels)