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276P sec. 001 - Information Privacy Law (Fall 2020)

Instructor: Paul M. Schwartz  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4

Due to COVID-19, this class is remote for Fall 2020.

Meeting:

    MTuW 10:00 AM - 11:10 AM
    Location: Internet/Online
    From August 17, 2020
    To November 24, 2020

Course Start: August 17, 2020
Course End: November 24, 2020
Class Number: 32661

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 32
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 105
As of: 09/21 11:33 PM


Information privacy law and policy has become a hotly debated topic. Businesses, government agencies and individuals need advice about information privacy law. While the roots of privacy law in the US started with a right to be let alone, modern business models, the needs of the administrative state, law enforcement priorities, and our own behavior complicate approaches based upon seclusion or secrecy. This course will explore the roots of US and European privacy law, its evolution in the 20th century and beyond, and the challenges of regulating information in the modern era where institutions and "data subjects" need and reveal information constantly, but also seek basic dignity and safety from harm. Privacy law consists of statutory law, torts, contracts, constitutional law, and other sources.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Intellectual Property and Technology Law

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  • Information Privacy Law (Casebook)
    Solove
    Edition: 6th 2018
    ISBN: 9781454892755
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://www.vitalsource.com/products/information-privacy-law-daniel-j-solove-paul-m-v9781454896449
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $278.50
    Price Source: user provided
  • Privacy Law Fundamentals 2019
    Solove
    Edition: 2019
    ISBN: 9781948771252
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://iapp.org/resources/article/privacy-law-fundamentals-fifth-edition/
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: 40.00
    Price Source: user provided

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