Applying VPPA to Online Video Privacy

Published: May 2017Click To View (PDF)

In this white paper, Jeff Lambe, CIPP/US, offers an overview of the U.S. Video Privacy Protection Act, originally passed in 1988 and amended in 2012, including how its been applied to online content. The paper highlights relevant court decisions, showing the shifting interpretations of the VPPA with the rise of new technologies. The paper also discusses the uncertain future of video privacy under U.S. law.