25 June 2019
The Wix Developers Partners Agreement explicitly requires that any App developed through Wix and submitted to the Wix App store that
Here is the screenshot of this requirement:
These laws can apply to websites and mobile apps that collect personal information from users, even if the website is hosted by Wix or not.
Personal information includes anything information that can be used to identify a user such as a birth date, email address, first or last name, home address, IP address, and other pieces of data.
CalOPPA isn't determined by what state or country your business is ran from. It's determined solely by where your users may be located.
The very first principle requires a fair and lawful processing of personal information. This has been interpreted as a call for transparency in how personal information is processed.
Australia has thirteen Privacy Principles that regulate how personal information is handled.
In Canada, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) is a federal law that dictates how businesses in the private sector must handle personal information of users.
One of the requirements of PIPEDA is that businesses must let users know what personal information is going to be collected, why it's going to be collected.
There's an entire section dedicated to informing users of how Wix provides the e-commerce platform that Clasp'pin Goods operates through.
Wix also comes up regularly in the sections dealing with Third-Party Services, and Security.
Users are informed that Wix may share information with third parties for things like security, billing and data optimization. Security measures implemented by Wix are also discussed, including SSL/TLS encrypted connections and a PCI DSS certification.
Farm to Fork
"Section 4" is titled Wix.com and lets users know that the Farm to Fork store is hosted on Wix.com, that Wix provides the e-commerce platform used, and that user data is stored in Wix data storage, Wix databases, and the general Wix.com application.
Users are informed that Lee-Ann Johnstone's site is hosted on Wix, Wix provides the e-commerce platform on the site, and that Wix is responsible for data storage and data storage security:
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