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The Shape Shifting Nature of Privacy Risk Management

By Martin Abrams | April 6, 2022 |

For the past decade, the privacy ecosystem, company CPOs, policymakers,…

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A Pivotal Event in Data Protection Law

By Martin Abrams | December 6, 2021 |

The recently completed UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media &…

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Does the Conduct of Observation Merit Dedicated Legislation?

By Martin Abrams | September 9, 2021 |

Do pervasive watching and recording cause risks to individuals and…

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When Data Protection Is Not About Data Protection

By Martin Abrams | August 25, 2021 |

Data protection law is not always about data protection or…

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50 Year Heritage of the FAIR and OPEN USE ACT

By Martin Abrams | June 24, 2021 |

Permissible uses for personal data, a key component of the…

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Time To Break the Privacy Legislative Paradigm – IAF Model Legislation

By Martin Abrams | June 3, 2021 |

Federal privacy legislation in the United States is stuck.  There…

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Enforcement: To Be Effective, One Needs to be Selective

By Martin Abrams | April 7, 2021 |

Richard Thomas, when he was Information Commissioner of the United…

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Privacy Law Must Focus on Consequential Harm

By Martin Abrams | June 2, 2020 |

There is general agreement that privacy analysis and enforcement should…

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