An Educational Blog About Information Accountability

Privacy Challenges of Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises

The IAF has focused on accountability that achieves fair processing when information is used for innovative purposes.  This focus means ...

Privacy Law Must Focus on Consequential Harm

There is general agreement that privacy analysis and enforcement should be more risk based.  The IAF increasingly is looking at ...

Transparency Needs a Makeover

It seems ironic to be using the term “makeover” in the midst of the global pandemic as many of us ...

Take the Long View: Demonstrable Accountability

Every year at this time the Ten Commandments is aired on network TV and every year many of us end ...

Bermuda Report on Information Accountability

Privacy and data protection laws are filled with concepts that are notoriously difficult to put into tangible effect. Privacy itself ...

A Pivot (Back) to Accountability

In a recent article, Sheila Colclasure, Senior Vice President and Global Public Policy Officer at LiveRamp, wrote:  “If you want ...

The Colombia Congress Matters

By Information Accountability | June 15, 2017 |

There seems to be a privacy conference every week in…

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Assessments are the Hub of a Forward-Looking Data Protection Program

By Information Accountability | May 25, 2017 |

The term “assessments” appear a great deal in IAF work. …

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AI Without Data is Artificial Ignorance

By Information Accountability | March 13, 2017 |

Many years ago, I attended a seminar in Prague on…

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Comprehensive Data Impact Assessments Set the Stage for Accountability 2.0

By Information Accountability | March 2, 2017 |

There is no disagreement, whether in Europe, the Americas or…

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Fairness and Unfairness Moving Farther Apart

By Information Accountability | February 15, 2017 |

Fairness has become a huge data protection policy driver in…

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The Need for An Ethical Framework

By Information Accountability | January 24, 2017 |

The vast amount of data made possible and accessible through…

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