In this context, Procon-SP requested the technology company to inform “the legal basis for the sharing of personal data”, stressing that if this coincides with consent, it should correspond to “a free manifestation by the user without bias ”. The consumer protection agency also questioned “regarding the different treatment between European and Brazilian consumers, since the protocols for sharing data on European consumers have been changed”.
It is explained that the changes occurred in other jurisdictions involving this technology company are, in general, linked to public commitments signed by the company before regulators in data protection and privacy. It was intended, on those occasions, to make it impossible to share personal data until the procedure could be carried out in accordance with the respective legislation.
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