Question: What do privacy policies say?

Your Privacy Policy agreement should inform your users about how your website or app handles their personal information. Your users must be also be informed about the reason for the collection of information, as well as how long their data will be stored on your servers.

What does a privacy policy tell you?

A privacy policy is a statement or legal document (in privacy law) that discloses some or all of the ways a party gathers, uses, discloses, and manages a customer or clients data. Their privacy laws apply not only to government operations but also to private enterprises and commercial transactions.

What should appear in a privacy policy?

The first thing to include in your privacy notice is the name, address, email address and telephone number of your organisation. If youve appointed a DPO (data protection officer) or EU representative, you should also include their contact details.

What is a privacy policy in simple terms?

Privacy Policy: An internal statement that governs an organization or entitys handling practices of personal information. It is directed at the users of the personal information. A privacy policy instructs employees on the collection and the use of the data, as well as any specific rights the data subjects may have.

Do companies need to have a privacy policy?

In sum, no matter the size of your company, if it collects, shares or uses personal information such as email addresses, names, and/or payment information from its website users, you are required to have a Privacy Policy that explains what your company does with the personal information it collects.

Do companies need a Privacy Policy?

There is no general federal or state law that requires a company to have a privacy policy in all circumstances. But there are several laws that require one in some circumstances. Not having a privacy policy when it is required by law is a potential compliance problem that can lead to liability.

What companies need a Privacy Policy?

As described by the California Attorney Generals office, it requires “operators of commercial web sites or online services that collect personal information on California residents through a web site to conspicuously post a privacy policy on the site and to comply with its policy.

Write us

Find us at the office

Fote- Adderley street no. 57, 92106 Prague, Czech Republic

Give us a ring

Ikia Sic
+22 849 242 866
Mon - Fri, 8:00-15:00

Join us