Federal Trade Commission Privacy Law and Policy

Author: Chris Jay Hoofnagle

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316495493

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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The Federal Trade Commission, a US agency created in 1914 to police the problem of 'bigness', has evolved into the most important regulator of information privacy - and thus innovation policy - in the world. Its policies profoundly affect business practices and serve to regulate most of the consumer economy. In short, it now regulates our technological future. Despite its stature, however, the agency is often poorly understood by observers and even those who practice before it. This volume by Chris Jay Hoofnagle - an internationally recognized scholar with more than fifteen years of experience interacting with the FTC - is designed to redress this confusion by explaining how the FTC arrived at its current position of power. It will be essential reading for lawyers, legal academics, political scientists, historians and anyone else interested in understanding the FTC's privacy activities and how they fit in the context of the agency's broader consumer protection mission.

The Intelligent Marketer’s Guide to Data Privacy

The Impact of Big Data on Customer Trust

Author: Robert W. Palmatier,Kelly D. Martin

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 303003724X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

View: 4861


Firms are collecting and analyzing customer data at an ever increasing rate in response to evidence that data analytics (precision targeting, improved selling) generates a positive return. Yet efforts often ignore customers’ privacy concerns and feelings of vulnerability with long-term effects on customers’ trust, relationships, and ultimately financial performance. Big data, privacy, and cybersecurity often is relegated to IT and legal teams with minimal regard for customer relationships. This book fills the void by taking a customer-centric approach to privacy. It offers both defensive and offensive marketing-based privacy strategies that strongly position firms in today’s data-intensive landscape. The book also helps managers anticipate future consumer and legislative trends. Drawing from the authors’ own work and extant research, this book offers a compelling guide for building and implementing big data- and privacy-informed business strategies. Specifically, the book: · -Describes the consumer psychology of privacy · -Deconstructs relevant legal and regulatory issues · - Offers defensive privacy strategies · - Describes offensive privacy strategies · Provides an executive summary with the Six Tenets for Effective Privacy Marketing This book will be useful to managers, students, or the casual reader who is interested in how and why big data and consumer privacy are transforming business. Moving beyond summary privacy insights, the book also offers a detailed and compelling action plan for improving performance by protecting against privacy threats as well as developing and implementing offensive privacy strategy. In the future, many firms will be competing through an integrated, customer-centric big data privacy strategy and this book will guide managers in this journey.

Woher ich kam

Author: Joan Didion

Publisher: Ullstein Buchverlage

ISBN: 3843720894

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

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»Unwiderstehlich... Ein Liebeslied über den Ort, an dem ihre Familie seit Generationen lebt, aber ein Liebeslied voller Fragen und Zweifel.« Michiko Kakutani, New York Times Joan Didion wurde in Sacramento geboren und verbrachte die meiste Zeit ihres Lebens in Kalifornien. In Woher ich kam spürt sie der Geschichte und den Mythen dieses Landstrichs nach, und denen ihrer Familie, die seit vielen Generationen an der Westküste beheimatet ist. Sie beschreibt vornehmlich die weibliche Ahnenreihe, aus der sie stammt, von der Ur-ur-ur-ur-ur-Großmutter Elisabeth Scott, geboren 1766 in Virginia, bis zu ihrer Mutter Eduene Jerrett Didion, die 2001 starb und in Joan Didions Augen viele der »Verwirrungen und Widersprüche kalifornischen Lebens« verkörpert hatte. Sie schreibt über die Pioniersfrau und die Rodney-King-Unruhen im Los Angeles der 90er Jahre, über den Bau der ersten Eisenbahn und die kalifornische Besessenheit mit Gefängnissen, und immer wieder über die eigene, höchst wechselvolle Beziehung zu ihrer Heimat.

Internet and Online Privacy

A Legal and Business Guide

Author: Andrew Frackman,Rebecca C. Martin,Claudia Ray

Publisher: ALM Publishing

ISBN: 9780970597076

Category: Computers

Page: 233

View: 444


Analyzes the state of the law of online and Internet privacy in both the US and Europe, as well as the historical developments behind it. This book examines enforcement activity by the Federal Trade Commission, legislation and regulation, as well as the leading lawsuits that have asserted invasion of privacy on the Internet.

Privacy Law and Society

Author: Anita L. Allen,Rok Lampe

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314267030

Category: Law

Page: 1187

View: 9455


This casebook on privacy, information, and surveillance law is the most comprehensive on the market. In addition to covering federal regulatory regimes, it explores the full range of constitutional and state privacy tort doctrines. It has been updated to include human rights and EU developments and expose readers to recent debates over cloud computing, social marketing, and the role of the Federal Trade Commission. Chapter 1 of the textbook focuses on the four common law invasion of privacy torts, plus the publicity tort and breach of confidentiality. Chapter 2 focuses on constitutional law, with special attention to the First, Fourth and 14th Amendments. Chapter 3 includes cases and materials that lay out federal information policy, including fair information practice standards reflected in the Privacy Act, the Freedom of Information Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Family Education and Right to Privacy Act, The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, HIPPA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley and many others. Chapter 4 takes up communications privacy and federal approaches to the regulation of intelligence, law enforcement and private surveillance. All of this is accomplished with considerable attention to the ethical, social and policy foundations of the field.

The Business Privacy Law Handbook

Author: Charles H. Kennedy

Publisher: Artech House

ISBN: 1596931779

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 312

View: 2470


The complex, evolving world of corporate privacy law is the topic of this one-stop guide. Clearly written in non-technical language, the handbook offers a solid understanding of the industry-specific obligations of banks, healthcare providers, and other lines of business.

European Data Privacy Law and Online Business

Author: Christopher Kuner

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199244232

Category: Science

Page: 322

View: 8113


EU data protection law is of great practical relevance for any company doing business in today's global information economy. This book provides a detailed and practical exposition of European data protection law in the context of the issues that arise in electronic commerce and dataprocessing. It analyses the relevant EU legislation and case-law, and makes particular reference to the EU Data Protection Directives as well as to the national regulatory systems in Europe and the US. Numerous examples are taken from practice, and advice is given on how the relevant data protectionlaws apply to and impact upon business in Europe, the US, and worldwide. Beginning with a detailed description of the legislative process, the book goes on to discuss the basic legal concepts underlying data protection law. It then focuses on how to determine whether EU law applies to particular electronic commerce and online activities, and how to transfer personal dataoutside Europe so as to comply with EU law. The book also includes a comprehensive analysis of how to deal with complex compliance challenges, including notification of databases, processing of employee data, privacy policies, and website compliance and standardization. The key legislative texts needed to deal with complex data protection issues are included in the appendices, along with forms and precedents, contact information for data protection authorities, and links to useful websites. The book is fully up-to-date with the amendments to the TelecommunicationsData Protection Directive passed in the summer of 2002.

Federal Information Security and Data Breach Notification Laws

Author: Gina Stevens

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 1437930018


Page: 23

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Describes info. security and data breach notification requirements included in the Privacy Act, the Fed. Info. Security Mgmt. Act, Office of Mgmt. and Budget Guidance, the Veterans Affairs Info. Security Act, the Health Insur. Portability and Accountability Act, the Health Info. Technology for Econ. and Clinical Health Act, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the FTC Act, and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Also includes a summary of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, an industry regulation developed by bank card distributors. Info. security laws are designed to protect personally identifiable info. from compromise, unauthorized access, or other situations where unauthorized persons have access to such info. for unauthorized purposes.

Law and Ethics in Coaching

How to Solve -- and Avoid -- Difficult Problems in Your Practice

Author: Patrick Williams,Sharon K. Anderson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471716146

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 289

View: 9390


"This book provides an easy-to-read introduction to the coreethical and professional issues faced by all coaches irrespectiveof length of coaching experience. The case studies and guidelinesin this book will help coaches constructively reflect on theircoaching practice, and will help build the solid ethical foundationthat professional coaching practice demands. A very useful text forboth the beginning and experienced coach." —Anthony M. Grant, PhD, Director, Coaching Psychology Unit,University of Sydney "Pat Williams is quickly becoming the authority on the ethics ofthe coaching profession. He brings his full integrity and passionto this wonderful book. Do not overlook the importance of this bookto your success." —Laura Berman Fortgang, MCC, pioneer in the coaching field andauthor of Take Yourself to the Top and Now What? 90 Days to a NewLife Direction The first comprehensive book covering ethical and legalguidelines for personal and executive coaches As coaching grows into a unique and fully establishedprofession, coaches are already discovering and dealing with thespecial ethical and legal dilemmas that can arise in the coachingcontext. Law and Ethics in Coaching presents the firstcomprehensive look at ethical and legal issues in coaching. Fromcoach-client conflicts to conflicts of interest, from assessmentsto informed consent, the authors detail the breadth of ethicalquandaries in coaching and provide highly practical advice foravoiding problems—and for solving them. With contributions from leaders in law, ethics, and coaching,the text includes coverage of: The emergence of the coaching profession and its intersectionwith ethics and law Foundations of ethics for professions Making ethical choices Getting, growing, and measuring coaching ability Developing and maintaining client trust Multiple-role relationships in coaching Ethical use of assessments in coaching Legal issues and solutions for coaches The intersection of culture and ethics in organizations Coaching into the future Filled with a dynamic blend of case studies, discussionquestions, illuminating quotes, and other examples, Law and Ethicsin Coaching is both a trailblazing professional reference and anunparalleled textbook for coaching programs.

The Digital Person

Technology and Privacy in the Information Age

Author: Daniel J Solove

Publisher: NYU Press

ISBN: 0814741185

Category: Law

Page: 283

View: 4794


Seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day, electronic databases are compiling information about you. As you surf the Internet, an unprecedented amount of your personal information is being recorded and preserved forever in the digital minds of computers. For each individual, these databases create a profile of activities, interests, and preferences used to investigate backgrounds, check credit, market products, and make a wide variety of decisions affecting our lives. The creation and use of these databases—which Daniel J. Solove calls “digital dossiers”—has thus far gone largely unchecked. In this startling account of new technologies for gathering and using personal data, Solove explains why digital dossiers pose a grave threat to our privacy. The Digital Person sets forth a new understanding of what privacy is, one that is appropriate for the new challenges of the Information Age. Solove recommends how the law can be reformed to simultaneously protect our privacy and allow us to enjoy the benefits of our increasingly digital world. The first volume in the series EX MACHINA: LAW, TECHNOLOGY, AND SOCIETY

Privacy Protections for Personal Information Online

Author: Gina Stevens

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 1437984762


Page: 15

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There is no comprehensive federal privacy statute that protects personal info. Instead, a patchwork of federal laws and regulations govern the collection and disclosure of personal info. and has been addressed by Congress on a sector-by-sector basis. Some contend that this is insufficient to meet the demands of today¿s technology. Contents of this report: (1) Background; (2) Federal Legal Framework for the Privacy of Online Personal Info.: Constitutional Protections; Statutory Protections; (3) The Federal Trade Comm. (FTC): FTC Enforcement Actions Concerning the Privacy of Personal Info.; (4) Recent Policy Initiatives; (5) Electronic Communications Privacy Act Reform. This is a print on demand report.

Managing Online Risk

Apps, Mobile, and Social Media Security

Author: Deborah Gonzalez

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 0124200605

Category: Computers

Page: 286

View: 1516


In recent years, building a corporate online presence has become nonnegotiable for businesses, as consumers expect to connect with them in as many ways as possible. There are benefits to companies that use online technology, but there are risks as well. Managing Online Risk presents the tools and resources needed to better understand the security and reputational risks of online and digital activity, and how to mitigate those risks to minimize potential losses. Managing Online Risk highlights security and risk management best practices that address concerns such as data collection and storage, liability, recruitment, employee communications, compliance violations, security of devices (in contexts like mobile, apps, and cloud computing), and more. Additionally, this book offers a companion website that was developed in parallel with the book and includes the latest updates and resources for topics covered in the book. Explores the risks associated with online and digital activity and covers the latest technologies, such as social media and mobile devices Includes interviews with risk management experts and company executives, case studies, checklists, and policy samples A website with related content and updates (including video) is also available

Emerging Technologies and the Law

Forms and Analysis

Author: Richard Raysman

Publisher: Law Journal Press

ISBN: 9781588521071

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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This comprehensive guide addresses the many legal issues presented by complex cross-technology transactions.

Privacy in Perspective

Author: Fred H. Cate

Publisher: American Enterprise Institute

ISBN: 9780844741642

Category: Law

Page: 79

View: 5025


This book outlines the complexity of the issues and the stakes in the national debate over the privacy of personal information, and identifies likely ramifications.

Data Privacy in the Information Age

Author: Jacqueline Klosek

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781567203684

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 262

View: 4766


Examines developments in data privacy matters here and in Europe, with special emphasis on their effect on business, particularly Internet firms, and shows how to develop strategies to comply with imminent legislation.

Unpopular Privacy

What Must We Hide?

Author: Anita Allen

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199913188

Category: Philosophy

Page: 280

View: 9184


Can the government stick us with privacy we don't want? It can, it does, and according to Anita L. Allen, it may need to do more of it. Privacy is a foundational good, Allen argues, a necessary tool in the liberty-lover's kit for a successful life. A nation committed to personal freedom must be prepared to mandate privacy protections for its people, whether they eagerly embrace them or not. This unique book draws attention to privacies of seclusion, concealment, confidentiality and data-protection undervalued by their intended beneficiaries and targets--and outlines the best reasons for imposing them. Allen looks at laws designed to keep website operators from collecting personal information, laws that force strippers to wear thongs, and the myriad employee and professional confidentiality rules--including insider trading laws--that require strict silence about matters whose disclosure could earn us small fortunes. She shows that such laws recognize the extraordinary importance of dignity, trust and reputation, helping to preserve social, economic and political options throughout a lifetime.