PLSC Paper Awards

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PLSC Junior Scholars Award

Our program committee selects several papers based on their overall excellence submitted by pre-tenure scholars.

Year Authors Title Cite
2017 Roger Ford  Data Scams   TBD
 2017 Sebastian Benthall, Seda Gürses, Helen Nissenbaum Contextual Integrity through the Lenses of Computer Science  Sebastian Benthall, Seda Gürses and Helen Nissenbaum (2017), “Contextual Integrity through the Lens of Computer Science”, Foundations and Trends® in Privacy and Security: Vol. 2: No. 1, pp 1-69. 
2016 Matthew Tokson Knowledge and Fourth Amendment Privacy 111 Northwestern University Law Review 139 (2016)
2016 Margot Kaminski Privacy and the Right to Record 97 B.U. L. Rev. 167 (2017)
2015 Jennifer Daskal The Un-Territoriality of Data 125 Yale L. J. 326 (2015)
2015 Margaret Hu Big Data Blacklisting 67 Florida L. Rev. 1735 (2015)
2015 Bilyana Petkova The Safeguards of Privacy Federalism in the United States and the European Union 20 Lewis & Clark Law Review 595 (2016)

International Association of Privacy Professionals Paper Award

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) sponsors an award for two papers presented at PLSC. The two winning authors will each receive $2500 from IAPP, an opportunity to present the paper at the IAPP Privacy Academy  (travel will be provided for up to two authors of each paper), and an opportunity to publish an abstract or summary of the paper in the Privacy Advisor. The criteria are overall excellence and relevance to the practice of privacy law.

Year Authors Title  Cite
2017 Ari Waldman Designing Without Privacy 55 Houston Law Review 659 (2017)
2016 Danielle Citron The Privacy Policymaking of State Attorneys General 92 Notre Dame Law Review 747 (2016)
2016 Pauline Kim Data Driven Discrimination at Work William and Mary Law Review (2017)
2015  Lauren Willis  Performance-Based Consumer Law
82 U. Chicago L. Rev. 1309 (2015)
2015  Sarah Igo Social Insecurities: Numbering Identity in the U.S. Since the 1930s This paper became part of Igo’s book, The Known Citizen
2014 Danielle Keats Citron & Frank A. Pasquale The Scored Society: Due Process for Automated Predictions 89 Wash. L. Rev. 1 (2014)
2014 Solon Barocas & Andrew Selbst Big Data’s Disparate Impact 104 Cal. L. Rev. 671 (2016)
2013 Ryan Calo Digital Market Manipulation 82 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 995 (2014)
2013 Daniel J. Solove & Woodrow Hartzog The FTC and the New Common Law of Privacy 114 Colum. L. Rev. 583 (2014)
2012 Ira Rubinstein & Nathan Good Privacy by Design: A Counterfactual Analysis of Google and Facebook Privacy Incidents 28 Berk. Tech. L. J. 1333 (2013)
2012 Alessandro Acquisti & Christina M. Fong An Experiment in Hiring Discrimination Via Online Social Networks WEIS 2013
2011 Woodrow Hartzog & Frederic Stutzman The Case for Online Obscurity 101 Cal. L. Rev. 1 (2013)
2011 Michelle Madejski, Maritza Johnson & Steven Bellovin The Failure of Online Social Network Privacy Settings CUCS-010-11