Latin America faces open data risks

(Jul 8, 2020) As issues like contact tracing and suitable employer-employee conditions are presented during the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be an increased dependency on... Read More

Tech companies suspend Hong Kong user data requests following China's security law

(Jul 7, 2020) Facebook, Google and Twitter announced they paused requests for user data from Hong Kong law enforcement agencies following China's implementation of a natio... Read More

El IFT presenta informe sobre privacidad de usuarios digitales  

(Jul 7, 2020) En el mes de junio, el Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT, por sus siglas) en México publicó el Informe sobre Privacidad de los Usuarios de Ser... Read More

The Privacy Advisor Podcast: Suing to stop the surveillance

(Jun 26, 2020) Recently, Jay Edelson and his team at Edelson PC have filed three different class-action lawsuits related to unwanted surveillance: One against security comp... Read More

Podcast: Suing to stop the surveillance

(Jun 26, 2020) Recently, Jay Edelson and his team at Edelson PC have filed three different class-action lawsuits related to unwanted surveillance: One against security comp... Read More

New Facebook tool helps businesses comply with CCPA

(Jun 24, 2020) Facebook introduced a new tool designed to help companies comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act. When enabled, Limited Data Use will direct Faceboo... Read More

German Federal Court rules against Facebook in data processing case

(Jun 24, 2020) The Cartel Senate of the German Federal Court of Justice ruled the Federal Cartel Office, Bundeskartellamt, can enforce its ban on sections of the tech compa... Read More

Latin America's open data risks

(Jun 23, 2020) Many parts of the world are facing unique issues surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. One thing that is for certain is that this pandemic will certainly revolu... Read More

Yang launches Data Dividend Project

(Jun 23, 2020) The Verge reports Andrew Yang is set to commence the Data Dividend Project, which aims to establish the concept of data-as-property rights under U.S. privacy... Read More

How to utilize PIAs to limit institutional discrimination and bias

(Jun 18, 2020) Privacy impact assessments are used to identify and reduce risks associated with processing data related to a person. In this piece for Privacy Perspectives,... Read More