Category: France

FRANCE: Bolloré Group fined €12m for corruption in Africa

French industrial group Bollore on Friday entered into a settlement with the French authorities over a decade-old corruption case in Togo. The holding company admitted to resorting to corruption and breach of trust in order to win the management of the port of Lomé,… Continue Reading “FRANCE: Bolloré Group fined €12m for corruption in Africa”

Data Privacy: France fines Google $120M and Amazon $42M for dropping cookies without consent

Advertisers take note! Google has been slapped with a €100 million fine ($120M) for dropping cookies on Google.fr and Amazon €35M ($42M) for doing so on Amazon.fr under the enforcement notices issued today. Members-only content. While the blog operates on a free-to-view basis, your… Continue Reading “Data Privacy: France fines Google $120M and Amazon $42M for dropping cookies without consent”