EU/US Privacy Shield

In a global digital world it is important to be able to share data between the U.S. and the EU. Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) is serious and proactive when it comes to protecting your privacy.

CCC received EU-US Privacy Shield Certification in January of 2017. CCC adheres to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the European Commission and the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from European Union member countries. CCC has certified that it adheres to and will abide by the Privacy Shield Principles of Notice, Choice, Accountability for Onward Transfer, Security, Data Integrity and Purpose Limitation, Access, Recourse, Enforcement, and Liability.

For more information about the Privacy Shield, see the US Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield website located at: https://www.privacyshield.gov. To review our certification on the Privacy Shield list, see the US Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield self-certification list located at: https://www.privacyshield.gov/list.

Our online privacy policy describes the categories of personal data we may receive in the United States, as well as the purposes for which we use that personal data.

We maintain reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction in accordance with the Privacy Shield.

If you have any questions regarding this Notice or if you need to request access to or update, change or remove personal data that we control, you can do so by contacting dpo@copyright.com or by regular mail addressed to:

Data Privacy Officer
Copyright Clearance Center
222 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923 USA