FaceApp's aging clickwrap methods will make their Terms of Use unenforceable

By Brian Powers on Aug 1, 2019 9:09:00 AM

FaceApp has recently skyrocketed to the top of iTunes with over 100 million existing users, driven in large part by celebrities who use the app to post all sorts of AI enhanced images of themselves.  This massive popularity has put the FaceApp’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy under public scrutiny, with headline after headline criticizing the broad rights FaceApp obtains to use images people upload to the app.  

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Privacy Policies: Pitfalls & Best Practices Webinar Recap

By Caitie Parten on Jun 28, 2017 1:59:59 PM

Data privacy is becoming top of mind for every business, especially as the applicable regulatory landscape continues to evolve. As businesses focus compliance efforts on their actual data privacy practices, implementing sound management and tracking processes around privacy policies is often ignored. In the webinar, we will cover some of the common privacy policy pitfalls as well as some best practices to avoid those pitfalls. Recently, PactSafe CEO Brian Powers sat down and presented the common pitfalls, penalties and best practices that companies should look out for (and implement) when it comes to privacy policy management. 

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Webinar Recap: Privacy Practices in the Age of the GDPR

By Caitie Parten on Apr 13, 2017 7:06:00 AM

The European Union’s new Global Data Protection Regulation will begin to take effect in 2018, and the legislation is dictating wholesale changes for companies when it comes to the handling of customer data & privacy practices. With heavy fines and increased enforcement budgets, the corporate penalties for mistakes are far more real and penal than past privacy initiatives dictated from jurisdictions outside the United States.

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Start Tracking Privacy Consent in the Age of GDPR

By Amber Ferrari on Mar 28, 2017 8:00:00 AM

With the new general data protection regulation being passed and ratified by EU member nations, effective in 2018, it is time to start making organizational moves to comply with these changes NOW. 

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