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Swiss-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Framework: Inactive - Lapse

Original Certification Date: 7/23/2019
Inactive Start Date: 6/14/2021

EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Framework: Inactive - Lapse

Original Certification Date: 1/26/2017
Inactive Start Date: 6/14/2021

Purpose of Data Collection

GitHub processes organizational, customer, and user personal data for various purposes, but often include: identification and registration; providing services and products; enabling sales, marketing, and business transactions; products support; performing internal data analysis to improve products and services; security, fraud prevention, and protection of GitHub and its users; as well as to comply with the GitHub legal obligations, and protect the GitHub intellectual property. GitHub also processes human resources data for various employment purposes, including: recruitment; payroll and benefit programs; performance management; and training. GitHub discloses the personal data described above to a limited number of third parties that process such data as described in the GitHub Privacy Statement.

Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint, please contact GitHub, Inc. at:

May Haim Kotlarsky
Director, Privacy Counsel
GitHub, Inc.
GitHub, Inc.
88 Colin P Kelly Jr Street
San Francisco, California 94107

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