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A Data Protection Bill with an Entirely Different Tone

The Queen’s speech, which was delivered by Prince Charles on May 10th, contained the expected announcement that the UK government ...

IAF Testifies on Pre-Rulemaking for California Privacy Rights Act

California set in motion a major milestone by creating a data protection authority, the California Privacy Protection Agency (“CPPA”) with ...

There are Many Reasons to Worry About Data Transfers, but the Austrian DPA Second Google Analytics Decision Should not be one of Them

noyb’s posting that the “risk-based approach” to data transfers has been rejected is disingenuous.  Moreover, the Austrian Data Protection Authority’s ...

The Shape Shifting Nature of Privacy Risk Management

For the past decade, the privacy ecosystem, company CPOs, policymakers, regulators, academics, advocates, the courts and others have been using ...

The Right to Data Sharing for Security is a Fundamental Human Right

Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine reinforces the fact we live in a very complicated and dangerous world.  This attack on ...

We Honor our Colleagues on International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day, and we want to recognize the women who make the IAF strong, with a special ...

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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