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Quebec passes a new privacy law - Quebec bill 64

Quebec passes a new privacy law – Quebec Bill 64

After much debate regarding whether Canada’s federal privacy bill, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), offers sufficient privacy protections for consumers, Quebec passed a new privacy law, Quebec Bill …

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Is the Shopify Privacy Policy generator any good?

Is the Shopify Privacy Policy generator any good?

If you have a website built on Shopify, you may have seen its Privacy Policy generator and asked yourself – is Shopify’s Privacy Policy generator any good? The generator itself is free …

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What you need to know about the California Association of Relators' California Consumer Privacy Act Advisory Form

What you need to know about the California Association of Realtors’ CCPA Advisory Form

If you are a realtor in California and have received or provided your clients with the California Association of Realtors’ California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Advisory Form, you may be wondering what …

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Terms of Service for an eCommerce website

Terms of Service for an eCommerce website

A Terms of Service (also referred to as a Terms and Conditions, Terms of Use, TOS or T&C) is a statement that details the rules of using your website. Virtually any website …

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How to handle Privacy Policy updates

How to handle Privacy Policy updates

Unfortunately, the days of putting a Privacy Policy on your website and never looking at it again are long gone. The truth is that Privacy Policies are changing at an increasingly fast …

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Where should a Privacy Policy be on a website?

Where should a Privacy Policy be on a website?

If your website collects Personally Identifiable Information (PII) such as names, emails, phone numbers or IP addresses through features such as contact forms, email newsletter sign up forms or analytics, you may …

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What is a Terms of Service?

What is a Terms of Service agreement?

If you have made a purchase online, signed up for an account, submitted a contact form, or simply visited a websites, chances are that you have seen or agreed to a Terms …

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5 Reasons to Avoid Privacy Policy Templates

What is a compliant Privacy Policy? A compliant Privacy Policy is a policy listed on your website (or online platform) where you provide the exact disclosures you are required to make under …

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Why do companies have a Privacy Policy?

Why do companies have a Privacy Policy?

If you’ve been paying attention to the footers of the websites that you visit, you’re probably wondering – why do companies have a Privacy Policy? So many websites have Privacy Policies nowadays …

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Why is every company updating their Privacy Policy

Why is every company updating their Privacy Policy?

If you look through your emails, chances are that you have received quite a few “we have updated our Privacy Policy” emails lately. You may even be asking yourself why is every …

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Can you copy Terms of Service?

Can you copy Terms of Service?

If you have a website, you should have a Terms of Service on that website to help protect your business from various liabilities and costs. Terms of Service, also referred to as …

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Termageddon Privacy Policy best practices

Privacy Policy best practices

Having a Privacy Policy is very beneficial – it can help you comply with privacy laws, thereby helping you avoid privacy-related fines and lawsuits, and it can help you should your customers …

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