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FPF Welcomes New Staff to Focus on Artificial Intelligence and Mobility
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January 16, 2020 | Marianne Varkiani

FPF Welcomes New Staff to Focus on Artificial Intelligence and Mobility

FPF is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to its team, Dr. Sara Jordan and Chelsey Colbert.  As individuals’ personal data is increasingly used by algorithmic systems that employ machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies, the benefits to consumers, businesses and society are evident, but so are the privacy risks. In her […]

Award-Winning Paper: “The Many Revolutions of Carpenter”
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January 14, 2020 | FPF Staff

Award-Winning Paper: “The Many Revolutions of Carpenter”

For the tenth year, FPF’s annual Privacy Papers for Policymakers program is presenting to lawmakers and regulators award-winning research representing a diversity of perspectives. Among the papers to be honored at an event at the Hart Senate Office Building on February 6, 2020 is The Many Revolutions of Carpenter by Paul Ohm of Georgetown University […]

Future of Privacy Forum Releases Analysis of Washington Privacy Act
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January 13, 2020 | FPF Staff

Future of Privacy Forum Releases Analysis of Washington Privacy Act

FPF CEO: “Most comprehensive state privacy legislation proposed to date” WASHINGTON, DC – January 13, 2020 – The Future of Privacy Forum today released an in-depth analysis of the Washington Privacy Act (Washington State Senate Bill 6281), as well as the following statement by Future of Privacy Forum CEO Jules Polonetsky about the bill: “The Washington […]

It’s Raining Privacy Bills: An Overview of the Washington State Privacy Act and other Introduced Bills
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January 13, 2020 | Pollyanna Sanderson

It’s Raining Privacy Bills: An Overview of the Washington State Privacy Act and other Introduced Bills

By Pollyanna Sanderson (Policy Counsel), Katelyn Ringrose (Christopher Wolf Diversity Law Fellow) & Stacey Gray (Senior Policy Counsel)   Today, on the first day of a rapid-fire 2020 legislative session in the state of Washington, State Senator Carlyle has introduced a new version of the Washington Privacy Act (WPA). Legislators revealed the Act during a live press […]

Statement by Future of Privacy Forum CEO Jules Polonetsky on the Washington Privacy Act
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January 13, 2020 | FPF Staff

Statement by Future of Privacy Forum CEO Jules Polonetsky on the Washington Privacy Act

WASHINGTON, DC – January 13, 2020 – Statement by Future of Privacy Forum CEO Jules Polonetsky regarding the introduction of the Washington Privacy Act (Washington State Senate Bill 6281): “The Washington Privacy Act is the most comprehensive state privacy legislation proposed to date. The bill addresses concerns raised last year and proposes strong consumer protections that […]

Award-Winning Paper: “Privacy’s Constitutional Moment and the Limits of Data Protection”
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January 7, 2020 | FPF Staff

Award-Winning Paper: “Privacy’s Constitutional Moment and the Limits of Data Protection”

For the tenth year, FPF’s annual Privacy Papers for Policymakers program is presenting to lawmakers and regulators award-winning research representing a diversity of perspectives. Among the papers to be honored at an event at the Hart Senate Office Building on February 6, 2020 is Privacy’s Constitutional Moment and the Limits of Data Protection by Woodrow […]