Legal Glossary

Definition of Right of Rectification

Right of Rectification refers to the right of individuals to request that their personal information held by a website be updated, rectified or corrected.

This right is included in the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other data protection laws worldwide.

It allows individuals to ensure that any inaccurate or incomplete personal data held by websites is amended appropriately.

It also enables individuals to have control over their personal data and ensure that their privacy rights are respected.

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