Disclaimer: This article is not legal advice. For detailed information about compliance issues for your business, consult a licensed attorney.
The European Union's new General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, goes into affect May 25, 2018.
Shopify themes only control the look and feel of your site. Out of the Sandbox is not involved in collecting, processing and storing personal information, which is handled by Shopify or third party app developers.
For complete details about Shopify's GDPR compliance, click here. For third party apps, contact the individual app developer.
GDPR may also affect your own internal business practices as well. For details on if these activities are compliant, contact a licensed attorney.
For email newsletter sign up and other forms, you may want to review the header and description text to ensure that it clearly outlines the purpose of this form. You can change the text, you can edit your theme language file. Search for the term you'd like to edit and modify the text field that appears that corresponds to what you'd like to update.