Data Protection Compliance
Privacy Seals, IT Security, ePrivacy, Targeting, OBA Framework
As a board director, CFO, CIO or IT manager you want to make sure that your IT systems, your products and your organisation are compliant with the data protection legislation – in Switzerland as well as throughout the EU market. A Privacy Seal confirms your compliance towards your clients. Data protection can be a competitive advantage!
A Privacy Seal for the digital economy is awarded following a technical and legal review. The Privacy Seal confirms compliance with ePrivacyseal's criteria catalogue, which complies with German, European and Swiss data protection laws.
ePrivacyseal®. The Privacy Seal of online and mobile products is available to the following providers and products:
- Online media technology providers
- Mobile media technology providers
- Cloud solutions
- Real time and programmatic advertising platforms
- Big data applications
- Online behavioural advertising and targeting solutions
ePrivacyApp®. As part of ePrivacyApp, a comprehensive inspection and certification of the app with respect to the security of the data and exemplary data protection are conducted.
Privacy Seal targeting. The Privacy Seal confirms the compliance with the voluntary commitment on the basis of a comprehensive criteria catalogue of ePrivacy. This attests the applicant high quality of targeting.
OBA Certification (EDAA Trust Seal). Together with ePrivacy as an OBA Certification Provider we certify the implementation and compliance of companies within the IAB Europe OBA Framework (Online Behavioral Advertising). Companies which pass through this certification successfully, receive the Europe-wide recognized Privacy Seal "EDAA Trust Seal" of the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.
Our cooperation partners for Privacy Seals and IT security:
ePrivacy is the leading provider of Privacy Seals in Germany and Europe (www.eprivacy.eu).
InfoGuard is the leading Swiss company for comprehensive information security and innovative network solutions. InfoGuard is a member of the Swiss "The Crypto Group", one of the biggest and most notable security specialists in Europe with over 300 employees (www.infoguard.ch).
In need of legal or tax advice? We look forward to contacting you.
From the magazine
New Swiss-US Privacy Shield
On 11.01.2017, the Swiss Government took note that a new framework has been established for transferring personal data from Switzerland to companies based in the USA (Swiss-US Privacy Shield). Switzerland will apply the same conditions as the European Union, which set up a comparable system with the USA last summer.
Digital Due Diligence
The legal Due Diligence for acquisitions in the digital economy should be based on an in-depth understanding and analysis of the assets, value drivers and risks of digital enterprises. The old-style IT or IP Due Diligence is no longer sufficient. A specific "Digital Due Diligence" is required.All magazine reports