In the Czech Republic, the Electronic Communications Act was amended with effect from 1 January 2022. This change introduced the opt-in principle for cookies and other similar network identifiers, which corresponds to the text of the ePrivacy Directive. Following this, on 15 December 2021 the Czech Data Protection Association issued a comprehensive opinion on the application of cookies following this amendment. The opinion is available here (in Czech). Subsequently, the Czech Office for Personal Data Protection issued a FAQ on this topic on 22.12.2021.
For data protection officers who want to learn more about the guidelines of the European Data Protection Board and the current case law of the CJEU.