The Act’s goals and key requirements are consistent with LinkedIn's longstanding commitment to data protection, transparency and member control. This Addendum describes certain information that the Act requires businesses to provide to Quebec residents, namely, LinkedIn’s practices in the following key areas:
Data Transfer: We may access, store and otherwise process personal data outside of Quebec, including, for example, in the United States.
Data Protection and Your Rights: In compliance with the Act, LinkedIn has appointed a data protection officer (“DPO”) and maintains internal policies and procedures for the protection of personal data, including:
- designated roles and responsibilities for the handling of personal data in our custody and control;
- processes for responding to questions, requests and complaints; and
- a policy for the retention and destruction of data that is designed to ensure compliance with our legal obligations.