New regulation removing unjustified geoblocking inside EU comes into force

A new regulation proposed by the European Commission, which removes unjustified geo-blocking in the online environment across the European Union, came into force on 3 December 2018. This means that Europeans will no longer have to worry that a website will block access or redirect them just because they – or their credit cards – come from another country. Wherever they are in the EU, they will have access to online goods and services, according to a press release from the EU Executive. Read more…