Other Covered Entities

WPVIP Inc.

Industries

  • Information and Communications Technology

Participation

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/12/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 4/7/2022
Data Collected: NON-HR

Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/12/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 4/7/2022
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

Automattic’s WordPress VIP service provides website hosting, support and professional services to enterprises. Automattic will process personal data collected via the WordPress VIP services by WordPress VIP clients (“Clients”) such as information about Client’s customers and visitors to the Client’s public-facing websites or intranet sites that are hosted or supported by WordPress VIP (“Client Sites”) in participating EU countries, the United Kingdom and Switzerland (“Client Personal Data”). Client Personal Data typically includes information relating to end-user accounts (if any) on a Client Site (such as username and email address) and any content containing personal information on a Client Site. Automattic treats each Client as a data controller of Client Personal Data and processes such data on behalf of Clients as a data processor. Automattic discloses client Personal Data only to Automattic’s third-party service providers who help provide the WordPress VIP services to Clients and where disclosure is legally compelled.

Privacy Policy

Non-HR Data

Description:

Automattic's EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Notice describes our participation in these frameworks and provides the information required by the Notice Principle.

Effective Date: 5/2/2017

Verification Method

Self-Assessment

Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Automattic Inc. at:

Catherine Scheer
Legal Operations Wrangler
Automattic Inc.
60 29th Street #343
San Francisco, California 94110

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Automattic Inc. to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below


NON-HR RECOURSE MECHANISM



Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against Automattic Inc. regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission