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Canada Data Privacy

Anti-Tracking Spirals on the Horizon: Get Ready for the Next Episode

There is no doubt that a battle between tracking solutions and anti-tracking algorithms is ongoing. Even though cookies are very useful for online retailers, we live in a world where privacy has become pivotal and the center of attention for browser developers. In fact, this spring Safari, Firefox, and Chrome presented some changes in this domain. Possibly, we saw that coming. But what are these changes and how will they affect affiliate tracking? Let’s analyze it. Is tracking prevention a fact of life now? Late April,…

Interview with Dave Swarthout, Data Protection Officer, Monetate

"Privacy by Design is about ensuring that all of the data privacy principles are incorporated into our products, on top of guaranteeing security."Tell us about your role at Monetate and how you got here. As Monetate’s Data Protection Officer (DPO) and General Counsel, I lead our legal, contracts, data privacy and HR teams. As DPO, I authored Monetate’s Data Protection Policy, developed internal General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) best practices and launched Monetate’s data security training. My responsibilities as…