Is data protection the new privacy?
Keywords:Data protection, privacy, right of, comparative alw, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States
Article by Megan Richardson, University of Melbourne, Australia giving a comparative overview of developments in data protection law, its application in common law jurisdictions and in EU law.
This article was substantially written during a period of research leave at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies in London between September and December 2012 and aspects were canvassed at a faculty seminar held at the Dickson Poon School of Law in October
2012 and a public seminar at the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies in December 2012, as well as in conversations with particular individuals.
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