"The 'Physicians Desk Reference' of the privacy
-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
634 pages, $40.00
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, the Privacy Act, the Family
Educational Rights and Privacy Act, the Right to Financial Privacy
Act, the Privacy Protection Act, the Electronic Communications
Privacy Act and the
Foreign Intelligence Surveillance
Act (FISA), the Video Privacy Protection Act, the OECD Privacy
Guidelines, the OECD Cryptography Guidelines, and European Union
Data Directives for both Data Protection and Privacy and Electronic
The Privacy Law Sourcebook is updated
and expanded for 2004. New materials include the APEC Privacy
Framework, the Video Voyeurism Prevention Act, the CAN-SPAM Act,
and reports from the Article 29 Working Group on data protection
issues related to intellectual property rights, radio frequency
identification, enforcement, and spam. Also included is an extensive
section on privacy resources with useful Web sites and contact
information for privacy agencies, organizations, and publications.