Frequently Asked Questions and Answers from Termly’s Legal Experts

Does GDPR apply to companies or individuals?

GDPR applies to both companies and individuals if they process the personal data of residents in the European Economic Area (EEA), regardless of where they’re located.

Individuals are only exempt from the GDPR if they process personal data exclusively for a personal or household activity, according to Article 2 of the GDPR.

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Individuals should be mindful of GDPR requirements.

Even if you’re operating as an individual, understanding GDPR compliance requirements can help you avoid lofty fines and potential user backlash.

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Jona, Senior Product Manager @ Termly

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