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Why accessibility is important when it comes to cookie consent

Why accessibility is important when it comes to cookie consent

End-user consent is the future of the digital economy, there’s no doubt. The world’s major data privacy laws, like the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), have made it an obligation for …

Selina Setari

Why is it important to use an eu based cookie consent solution

Why is it important to use an EU-based cookie consent solution?

The European Union is the world leader in data privacy law, empowering over 447 million EU residents with strong protection of user data based on prior consent. The EU’s General Data Protection …

Selina Setari

What laws require websites to have a cookie consent banner?

What laws require websites to have a cookie consent banner?

You see it on almost every website – the cookie consent banner that asks you to agree to cookies being placed on your device. While some websites give you an actual choice …

Donata Stroink-Skillrud

Utah Consumer Privacy Act Compliance Guide

Utah Consumer Privacy Act Compliance Guide

On March 25, 2022 Utah became the sixth state to enact a comprehensive privacy law, the Utah Consumer Privacy Act. This law provides new consumer privacy rights to residents of Utah and …

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Usage of Google Fonts violates GDPR

Usage of Google Fonts violates GDPR

A court in Munich, Germany has recently found that websites that have embedded Google Fonts violate the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Since over 50 million websites use Google Fonts, this decision …

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Austrian Data Protection Authority Rules that Google Analytics is not GDPR compliant

Austrian DPA rules that Google Analytics is not GDPR compliant

A recent decision made by the Austrian Data Protection Authority (DPA) ruled that websites that use Google Analytics are not compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This seminal decision impacts …

Donata Stroink-Skillrud

Privacy rights request email

Termageddon customers,  Update on December 23, 2021: The email noted above seems to have come from the Princeton-Radbound Study on Privacy Law Implementation. The Principal Investigator of the study admitted to sending …

Donata Stroink-Skillrud

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 …

Donata Stroink-Skillrud