Jules Polonetsky quoted with 2013 prediction.
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Editorial By Christopher Wolf A Critical Time for the EU Data Protection Regulation Policymakers around the world are re-examining the legal framework that regulates the collection, use, sharing, and storing of personal information – proposing more robust protections afforded to such information, and increasing the legal obligations of business. The new approaches are in response […]
Chris Wolf comments on privacy issues affiliated with value of data in political campaigns.
Check out this thoughtful blog post from FPF Advisory Board Member David Hoffman, Director of Security Policy and Global Privacy Officer at Intel Corporation, titled, “Boat Repairs in Brussels.”
FPF Senior Fellow and the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Professor Peter Swire was quoted today in a New York Times front page story highlighting challenges to applying the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) to mobile technologies. Here is a passage: As technology races ahead of the law, courts and lawmakers are […]
WSJ Market Watch looks at the Tene/Polonetsky Do Not Track paper http://www.marketwatch.com/story/what-does-do-not-track-even-mean-2012-11-15
FPF Founder and Co-chair Christopher Wolf has captured some of the remaining differences in international approaches to privacy in his reflections on last month’s 34th annual meeting of data protection authorities and privacy commissioners in Punta del Este, Uruguay. The article is featured in the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ (IAPP) current issue of “the […]
View the transcript from Tuesday’s #PrivChat. http://storify.com/privacycamp/privchat-summary-with-peter-swire-peterpswire-fro
Regardless of who wins in Tuesday’s voting, Federal Trade Commission Chairman Jon Leibowitz is widely expected to leave his post after the election, sparking speculation over who could be in line to head the agency charged with protecting consumers and ensuring competition. “Chairman of the FTC, if you’re a privacy person or a consumer-protection person, […]