An Educational Blog About Information Accountability

Multilateral Proportionality Requires Definition

The stresses of 2020 have challenged the data protection community’s understanding of data protection and how to apply its practices. ...

How to Use AI ethically and responsibly? An Ohio State webinar series will provide some answers

To succeed in a data-driven economy, companies must innovate with data while maintaining the trust of their customers. This poses ...

Risk Based Should Be More Than A Cliché

The IAF will hold a policy call October 14 on “What is Risk?” There are different types of privacy risks, ...

Canada is the Right Place to Explore Next Generation Privacy Legislation

Privacy law is less settled today than it was when the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into ...

Muddling as a Data Protection Strategy

Schrems II has led to muddling as the latest data protection strategy.  The muddling is over transferring data from Europe ...

Data Protection Should Be Proportional to Other Individual Rights

COVID-19 has been a grim reminder of how unfair the world is.  People of color and people who are economically ...

Hard Law Must Mesh With Contextual Based Fair Use

By Information Accountability | September 24, 2019 |

The 41st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC)…

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Look to Baseball for an Example of Accountability Oversight

By Information Accountability | September 9, 2019 |

One of the ways to enhance the trustworthiness of accountability…

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Trust Deficit Acceleration Means Trust but Verify

By Information Accountability | September 5, 2019 |

Dirty diesel cars, opiates, income disparities, and institutional failures.  The…

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The Incubation of Trust Based Governance Systems Should Be Encouraged

By Peter Cullen | July 18, 2019 |

Increasingly, around the world, there is a shift in the…

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Privacy Law’s First Objective Is That Data Should Serve People – The U.S. Opportunity To Get Privacy Legislation Right

By Information Accountability | June 17, 2019 |

Laws to govern the data age are extremely hard to…

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Accountability is As Enforceable as Any Other Privacy Management Mechanism

By Information Accountability | June 6, 2019 |

Accountability has increasingly become the nucleus of effective data protection…

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The Glacial Movement of Privacy and the Implications to Accountability

By Peter Cullen | April 25, 2019 |

As we see more and more draft privacy law being…

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Stewards Not Fiduciaries

By pwsadmin | April 22, 2019 |

The FTC held its hearing on its Approach to Consumer…

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Foundational Issues for New Privacy Law in the United States

By Information Accountability | April 17, 2019 |

A federal privacy law in the U.S. seems increasingly likely. …

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Data Driven Knowledge Creation Needs to be Protected

By Information Accountability | April 1, 2019 |

Our collective desire to have a space where we are…

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