CNIL issues opinion on COVID-19 efforts

(Jan 21, 2021) France's data protection authority, the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, published a second opinion on the functioning of contact trac... Read More

COVID-19 privacy updates from France, Singapore

(Jan 14, 2021) France's data protection authority, Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, Read More

A roundup of US contact-tracing notes

(Jan 8, 2021) The Kansas Legislature is considering rewriting a law that allows an individual exposed to COVID-19 to refuse to disclo... Read More

The conundrums presented by COVID-19 check-in solutions

(Jan 7, 2021) After the initial lockdowns were lifted during the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses used a flurry of digital check-in solutions to comply with contract-tracing ... Read More

Privacy in a pandemic — the conundrum of COVID-19 check-in solutions

(Jan 7, 2021) In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, when we were all grappling with social distancing and personal protective equipment, the idea of contact tracing ... Read More

Contact-tracing updates from Australia, US

(Jan 6, 2021) Australian researchers have found Facebook mobile data could be used to estimate patterns of COVID-19 transmission risk, ZDNet Read More

EDPS discusses COVID-19-related privacy engineering

(Jan 4, 2021) In a blog post, European Data Protection Supervisor Head of Technology and Privacy Thomas Zerdick offered the EDPS's take on how privacy engineering has infl... Read More

Drivers take Uber to court over data use

(Dec 17, 2020) A group of British Uber drivers is taking the company to court in Amsterdam demanding access to information it collects about them, Reuters reports. The driv... Read More

FPF report analyzes how privacy laws view location data

(Dec 16, 2020) The Future of Privacy Forum published a Read More

Calif. city suspends license plate data sharing with immigration agencies

(Dec 15, 2020) Amid a comprehensive review, Chula Vista, California, temporarily stopped sharing data collected from electronic license plate readers with federal immigrati... Read More