Using Cookies on your intranet: implications of EU cookie law for UK intranet managers

Back in 2011 we wrote about 10 laws that every Intranet manager should know. Number 7 on that list is the EU Cookie Law, and since then the legislation has been through a few iterations. So many iterations that it would be entirely acceptable for most people to be more than slightly confused as to where it currently stands. So – here is our overview of what you, as an intranet manager, should be doing about it:

Don’t worry about it. It’s fine.history of cookie law

* Of course – we are not lawyers and we’re very sure that “but Intranetizen said it was ok” won’t do either you or us any favours if its used in a court defence – so be sure to check with your legal teams