On March 31, 2015, the term for the compliance with the requirements established by the Italian Data Protection Authority (the “Garante”) expired.

Therefore, starting from April 1, 2015, (i) the telephone companies providing services of mobile payment, (ii) the companies providing a technological interface, (iii) the companies offering digital contents and services, as well as (iv) all the other parties involved in the transaction process (such as those the ones that, also via app, allow customers to access the digital market), must comply with the provisions set forth under the general resolution issued by the Data Protection Authority on May, 22, 2014.