Other Covered Entities



  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Software


Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/23/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 3/8/2022
Data Collected: NON-HR

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 12/5/2016
Next Certification Due Date: 3/8/2022
Data Collected: HR, NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

1) Interview Data will be used by Discuss.io in accordance with Customers’ instructions, including any applicable terms in the Customer Agreement and Customer’s use of Services functionality, and as required by applicable law. Discuss.io is a processor of Customer Data and Customers are the controller. Customers may, for example, use the Services to grant and remove access to a project, schedule interviews, access, modify, export, share and remove Interview Data and otherwise apply its policies to the Services. 2) To provide, update, maintain and protect our Services, website, and business. This includes the use of Information to support the delivery of the Services under a Customer Agreement, prevent or address service errors, security or technical issues, analyze and monitor usage and trends. 3) As required by applicable law, legal process or regulation. 4) To communicate with customers, respondents, and users by responding to requests, comments, and questions. 5) To develop and provide research and insights-building tools and additional features. Discuss.io tries to make the Services as useful as possible for Authorized Users. For example, we may improve search functionality by using Other Information to help determine and rank the relevance of content to an Authorized User or make Services suggestions based on historical use and predictive models, identify organizational trends and insights, to customize a Services experience or create new productivity features and products. 6)To send emails and other communications. We may send service, technical and other administrative emails, messages and other types of communications. We may also contact individuals to inform them about changes in our Services, our Services offerings, and important Services-related notices, such as security and fraud notices. In addition, we sometimes send emails about new product features, promotional communications or other news about Discuss.io. 7) For billing, account management, and other administrative matters. Discuss.io may need to contact individuals for invoicing, account management and similar reasons and we use account data to administer accounts and keep track of billing and payments. 8) To investigate and help prevent security issues and abuse.

Privacy Policy

HR and Non-HR Data


The privacy policy for Discuss.io

Effective Date: 3/29/2019

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

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

Juan Porta
Discuss.io, Inc.
1341 N North Northlake Way #210
Seattle, Washington 98103

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

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

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