April 29, 2:00 pm: Encryption Technology and Potential U.S. Policy Responses Witness list and documents will be posted to http://oversight.house.gov/hearing/encryption-technology-potential-u-s-policy-responses/ where the hearing will also be streamed live. One of the witnesses will be Kevin Bankston.
From the National Film Board of Canada (NFB): An eye-opening personalized look at how online data is being tracked and sold. Starting April 14, the online interactive documentary series Do Not Track will show you just how much the web knows about you―and the results may astonish you. Conceived and directed by [Read More…]
Pablo Palazzi writes that providing data protection courses in law school is a growing trend in Latin America. Of note, In Chile there is a seminar taking place on April 22 and 23 in the School of Law of University of Chile, in Santiago (Chile). This year I will be teaching for [Read More…]
From the OPC, this announcement: The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) has awarded funding to The Centre for Law, Technology and Society (CLTS) to organize and host the third Pathways to Privacy Research Symposium. The theme of the CLTS event will be “A Return to First Principles for [Read More…]