1. It’s the Law –
2. Save Money-
3. Establish Trust and Credibility-
4. Third Parties (like Google® and Amazon®) Require It-
There are many international laws, treaties and pacts which govern data transfers and privacy policies between countries. Some provisions are voluntary while others are mandatory. For example, the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework is way for U.S. Companies voluntarily comply with E.U. and Swiss Law; there may be pros and cons for your company to do so. For more information on which international privacy laws apply to your particular product or service, you should consult an attorney.
The information presented is not legal advice, is not to be acted on as such, may not be current and is subject to change without notice. Rian Kinney is not affiliated with, nor compensated by, any companies named or linked to in this post.