Privacy law pros gather here
This is where privacy lawyers, including practitioners and judges, academics and students, find the resources they need to discover, discuss and debate the latest legal developments, such as CJEU and Supreme Court jurisprudence; international, federal and state court decisions; new legislation, legislative bills and more.
For members, the Privacy Bar Section is the hub of activities, including programming, publications and networking opportunities for privacy law developments in the U.S., EU and around the globe. IAPP section members get access to tons of great benefits. Benefits that include networking opportunities and specialized content, plus access to ongoing web conferences, exciting special events and a lot more.
Looking for specialized web conferences with privacy lawyers in mind? Search no further – we’ve got you covered!
• Benchmarking Complex Global Privacy Operations: The IAPP/EY Governance Report
• What Legal Needs to Know: Breaking Down Your 2021 CPRA Compliance Checklist
• How NIST Protects Privacy in an Ever-Changing Compliance Landscape
• Top-5 Global Privacy Predictions for 2021
Check out the IAPP Store for a full listing of web conferences.
Getting started in privacy law?
This tip sheet from the IAPP offers ideas on how to increase your knowledge, visibility and marketability as you get started with a career in privacy law.
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Privacy Law Specialist
The IAPP is accredited by the American Bar Association to certify lawyers in the specialty area of Privacy Law. U.S. attorneys who meet the IAPP’s rigorous specialist designation requirements may be permitted under their state’s rules of professional responsibility to advertise their specialization in privacy law.
Privacy pros at the helm
Guiding the Privacy Bar Section, the Advisory Board—chosen from your nominations—represents a diverse group of leaders with a broad range of privacy law expertise. Meet each of them now.
Interested in applying to be a board member? The Call for Volunteers opens every fall.
News and Resources
The IAPP Resource Center hosts a "Global Privacy Law and DPA Directory" tool, to help members stay apprised of the hundreds of data protection laws that exist across the globe
Want to become more active in your section? Check out the section specific volunteer opportunities below:
→ KnowledgeNet Speaker, offer to speak at your local chapter meeting here.
→ Roundtable Discussion Leader, Apply here.
→ Meet-Up or Happy Hour Host, Email us at Volunteer@iapp.org
→ Conference Speaker, the Call for Proposals is open all year long and we accept sessions on a rolling basis.
→ Submit a Case Study, If you’re selected, we will offer you an opportunity to present your case study in one of our publications, our live conferences, or virtually on one of web conferences. Submit here.
To find out more information on these volunteer opportunities and how to apply, visit the Volunteer page.
Use the Privacy Bar Section search filter in the Member Directory to connect with fellow section members. Not opted in? No problem! Visit your Member Directory Preferences in your MyIAPP portal to make any edits.