European Economic and Social Committee Opinion on Data Privacy and Electronic Communications Networks

The European Economic and Social Committee has recently published an opinion on the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and Council amending existing Directives on the protection of privacy in electronic communications and on issues such as a common regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services, as well as on access to, interconnection and authorisation of electronic communications networks and services. This opinion also addressed the proposal to establish a European Electronic Communications Market Authority.