Other Covered Entities
Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active
Purpose of Data Collection
D&B's Privacy Shield certification covers the following areas: (1) WEBSITE VISITORS AND OTHER DIRECT INTERACTIONS: please see the Website Visitors and Other Direct Interactions section of our Privacy Notice and specifically the sections entitled “What Personal Information We Collect and Why” and “How We Use and Share Personal Information” (2) DUN & BRADSTREET PRODUCTS AND SERVICES: please see the Products and Services section of our Privacy Notice and specifically the sections entitled “What Personal Information We Collect and Why” and “How We Use and Share Personal Information” (3) DUN & BRADSTREET TRANSACTIONS: Dun & Bradstreet uses information to process transactions with parties entering into business relations with Dun & Bradstreet and its affiliates. The identifiable information permits Dun & Bradstreet to initiate and complete business transactions, process customer data as part of business transactions, deliver products and services, administer individual accounts, provide customer support, and meet government and regulatory requirements (such as tax collection). (4) PROCESSING OF CONSUMER INFORMATION FOR FOREIGN AFFILIATES OR PERSONAL INFORMATION AS PART OF D&B'S BUSINESS PRODUCT AND SERVICE OFFERINGS: D&B Limited (an EU subsidiary of D&B Inc.) is licensed by the UK Financial Conduct Authority to provide credit referencing on sole traders, small partnerships and associations. D&B Ltd however does not credit reference individuals in relation to their consumer activities but only their business activities. In certain instances, Dun & Bradstreet's U.S. operations support these product and service offerings solely as a Data Processor. In doing so, it will act at the specific direction of the European affiliate. In addition, Dun & Bradstreet’s U.S. operations may process information about individual owners, principals and business professionals that has been collected and/or stored in the EU as part of its business product and service offerings. Dun & Bradstreet and its affiliates collect this information for purposes such as due diligence review of vendors, distributors, customers and other third parties and also for sales and marketing purposes. Such business-specific uses pertain to a business enterprise for business-to-business commerce decisions.
Questions or Complaints?
If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Dun & Bradstreet at:
Chief Privacy Officer
Short Hills, New Jersey 07078
Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.
If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Dun & Bradstreet 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 Dun & Bradstreet regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission