Monthly Archives: February 2012

Book Review – I Know Who You Are and I Saw What I Did by Lori Andrews

Author: Alessandra Garbagnati, Legal Fellow, Privacy and Technology Project 2012 As social networking sites have become more pervasive, the amount of private information shared online continues to grow. For some, this is just seen as the cost one must pay to take advantage of the convenience offered by the Internet. Others, however, hardly realize the…
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European Commission Proposed Data Protection Law

Author: Fatima Khan, Legal Fellow, Privacy and Technology Project 2012 On January 25, 2012, the European Commission released a proposed General Data Protection Legislation (“Proposed Regulation”) for comprehensive reform of existing European Union (“EU”) data protection rules.  Through the Proposed Regulation, the European Commission seeks to “strengthen online privacy rights and boost Europe’s digital economy.”[1]…
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