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Category: About GDPR

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Do I need a Processing Agreement with Complianz?

If an external party receives and processes on behalf of your organization, a Data is essential to regulate the scope and purpose of the processing of this data. A more in-depth explanation of the Processing Agreement and its contents can be found in this earlier

Consent on Scroll or Time Out

Consent on Scroll or Time Out has long been the domain of Opt-out regions like the United States of America. Since the addition of Australia as a region, this has changed. Australia, although primarily an “Opt-in” region does allow for an implicit Opt-in after a

Legal compliance for webshops

Operating an eCommerce website presents certain challenges from a legal perspective. This is especially true when you target visitors from multiple regions, meaning that local legislation could be involved. This article will explain important aspects of legal compliance that eCommerce businesses, operating regionally or worldwide,

How to determine the retention of specific data sets?

For selected purposes in a GDPR and UK-GDPR compliant , you will need to determine the data retention period. The data retention period is specific to your selected purpose. The GDPR does not mention specific periods, but it does mention the principle of storage limitation

Do I need a checkbox on my forms?

Contrary to popular belief, having a checkbox on every form that collects is not required under the GDPR.  A checkbox isn’t required if the user, by submitting a form for its stated use, gives explicit consent. For example, a contact form needed for support requessts, where the

CNIL updated privacy guidelines

Last updated: March 2021 Source: Questions-réponses sur les lignes directrices modificatives et la recommandation « et autres traceurs » de la CNIL (March 18th 2021) While the much-anticipated ePrivacy Regulation seems to be postponed for some years, local EU Data Protection Authorities formulate their statements,

Contact Form 7 version 5.4 onward no longer viable for integrations

How to integrate the WP Consent API with Contact Form 7? Instructions can be found here. Due to the newest update from CF7, we cannot integrate with CF7 and control consent for reCaptcha. The latest update from Complianz will detect the issue and drop the

Removing cookies after revoking consent

With Complianz, users can ask website visitors within the EU for approval to place and read and local storage according to the ePrivacy Directive. Users also request consent within the rules of the GDPR for processing the that can be gathered through reading those cookies

First-Party Marketing Cookies

This article is related to the Wizard question: You have stated that you don’t use third-party services. Do you use plugins that might set marketing ? A quick explanation; third-party services are tracking/marketing services that set cookies on their own domain for marketing purposes. For

Configuring Google Site Kit

The below warning from the wizard is for everyone who wants Google Site Kit and Complianz to work together. There are a couple of options you can consider, we will walk you through all, so you can make an educated choice for your purpose. Because

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