The Privacy Law Sourcebook 2003

ISBN: 189304419X
560 pages, $40.00
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"The 'Physicians Desk Reference' of the privacy world."

-Evan Hendricks, Privacy Times

"This is a handy compilation of privacy law instruments and a 'must' for anyone seeking guidance about the location and content of the key statutes, treaties, and recent developments."

-American Society of International Law

"The Privacy Law Sourcebook belongs front and center on the desk of every Information Age lawyer. It provides an indispensable map to the maze that is modern privacy law."

-Prof. Paul M. Schwartz, Brooklyn Law School

The Privacy Law Sourcebook is the leading resource for students, attorneys, researchers, and journalists interested in privacy law in the United States and around the world. It includes the full text of major privacy laws and directives such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act, Privacy Act, Freedom of Information Act, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, Right to Financial Privacy Act, Privacy Protection Act, Cable Communications Policy Act, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, Video Privacy Protection Act, OECD Privacy Guidelines, OECD Cryptography Guidelines, and European Union Data Directive for Data Protection and Commerce.

The Privacy Law Sourcebook is updated and expanded for 2003. New materials include the privacy provisions of the Homeland Security Act and the E-Government Act, the European Commission statement on air passenger record transfers, and reports on video surveillance, biometrics, the Internet WHOIS directories, and radio frequency identification. Also included is an extensive section on privacy resources with useful Web sites and contact information for privacy agencies, organizations, and publications.

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Privacy Law Sourcebook
Privacy & Human Rights
Litigation Under the Federal Open Government Laws (FOIA)
Public Voice WSIS Sourcebook
Filters & Freedom
Cryptography & Liberty