Tuesday, September 18, 2012

EU and US Eye Privacy in Parallel

From the blog:  "For almost two decades, a myth has been circulating that the European Union’s approach to privacy and data protection is “stricter” than the sectorial approach the US employs. In my experience, both as a privacy lawyer and as chief privacy officer for the Department of Homeland Security, the two region’s approaches have more in common than the myth would suggest. Both approaches to privacy are grounded in the concept of fair information practice principles (FIPPs)." Read More