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New Models for Privacy Regulation

The Wall Street Journal has an informative conversation with Lawrence Lessig: Technology Will Create New Models for Privacy Regulation. What underlies a change toward new models are two points: the servers holding vast user databases are increasingly (and very cheaply) breached, and the value of the information in those databases is being transferred to something […]

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Tracking and Profiling Run Amok

T.Rob at IoPT Consulting shared his thoughts this morning on Vendor Entitlement Run Amok. In his piece, he states: My main issue with vendors turning us into instrumented data sources isn’t the data so much as the lack of consent. … Among the vendors who seem to feel an entitlement to our data is Microsoft, […]

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pii2014: The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Civil Liberties

Moderator: Mary Ludloff, Co-founder and VP, PatternBuilders and Co-author, Privacy and Big Data Catherine Crump, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, UC Berkeley School of Law Jonathan Mayer, Graduate Fellow, Stanford University Mary: going to focus discussion on law enforcement. When you look at what’ out there and what’s coming, what’s most worrisome in terms of […]

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pii2014: Safeguarding Privacy: Connected Devices and the Consumer Experience

Moderator: Derrick Harris, Senior Writer, Gigaom Lauren Gelman, Founder, BlurryEdge Strategies Alex Haro, Co-founder and President, Life360 Meghan Land, Staff Attorney, Privacy Rights Clearinghouse Gilad Meiri, Co-founder and CEO, Neura (missed first question) Lauren: Recommends that companies invest in security. Understand the vulnerabilities of the data you hold. Meghan: can’t have privacy without security. Derrick: […]

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pii2014: The Information Revolution and the Evolution of Privacy and Identity

Moderator: Natalie Fonseca, Co-founder and Executive Producer, Privacy Identity Innovation Chris Babel, CEO, TRUSTe Terence Craig, Co-founder and CEO, PatternBuilders and Co-author, Privacy and Big Data Fatemeh Khatibloo, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research Anne Toth, VP of Policy and Compliance Strategy, Slack Natalie kicks this panel off the Privacy, Identity and Innovation 2014 conference (#pii2014). What’s […]

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