Woodrow Hartzog

Samford University - Cumberland School of Law

Starnes Professor of Law

800 Lakeshore Dr.

Birmingham, AL 35229

United States

http://cumberland.samford.edu/faculty/woodrow-n-hartzog

Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society

Affiliate Scholar

Palo Alto, CA

United States

http://cyberlaw.stanford.edu/profile/woodrow-hartzog

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

The FTC and the New Common Law of Privacy

114 Columbia Law Review 583 (2014), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-120, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-120
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 21 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2014
Daniel J. Solove and Woodrow Hartzog
George Washington University Law School and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 3,283 (1,400)

Abstract:

privacy, FTC, administrative law, common law, contract, data security, deception, unfairness, COPPA, FCRA, GLBA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Safe Harbor, FTC Act, Section 5

2.

The Scope and Potential of FTC Data Protection

83 George Washington Law Review 2230 (2015), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-40, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-40
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 01 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Woodrow Hartzog and Daniel J. Solove
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and George Washington University Law School
Downloads 651 (13,681)

Abstract:

FTC, Federal Trade Commission, privacy, data security, Wyndham, LabMD, FTCA, Section 5, deception, unfairness

3.

The Case for Online Obscurity

California Law Review, Vol. 101, No. 1, p. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2014
Woodrow Hartzog and Frederic D. Stutzman
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Information and Library Science (SILS)
Downloads 555 (28,548)

Abstract:

privacy, obscurity, law

4.

Boundary Regulation in Social Media

In Proceedings of the ACM 2012 conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, New York, NY, USA, 2012 (pp. 769--778). ACM
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2013
Frederic D. Stutzman and Woodrow Hartzog
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 473 (44,130)
Citation 1

Abstract:

privacy, online communities, social media

5.

The FTC and Privacy and Security Duties for the Cloud

13 BNA Privacy & Security Law Report 577 (2014), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-28, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-28
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Daniel J. Solove and Woodrow Hartzog
George Washington University Law School and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 447 (29,782)

Abstract:

privacy, data security, cloud, contract, FTC, Federal Trade Commission, consumer protection law

6.

Website Design as Contract

American University Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 1635, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2014
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 374 (45,709)

Abstract:

contracts, privacy, internet, cyberlaw, websites, terms of use, privacy policies

7.

Chain-Link Confidentiality

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 46, p. 657, 2012
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2013
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 273 (71,375)

Abstract:

confidentiality, privacy, Internet, contracts, data, disclosure

8.

Should the FTC Kill the Password? The Case for Better Authentication

14 Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Security Law Report 1353 (2015), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-33, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-33
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Daniel J. Solove and Woodrow Hartzog
George Washington University Law School and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 272 (55,684)

Abstract:

data security, cybersecurity, FTC, authentication, password, two factor authentication

9.

Obscurity and Privacy

Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Technology (Joseph Pitt & Ashley Shew, eds., 2014 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2014
Evan Selinger and Woodrow Hartzog
Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 268 (50,955)

Abstract:

10.

Promises and Privacy: Promissory Estoppel and Confidential Disclosure in Online Communities

Temple Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 4, p. 891, Winter 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2014
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 223 (98,211)

Abstract:

privacy, confidentiality, online communities, social network sites, cyberlaw, technology, disclosure

11.

Reviving Implied Confidentiality

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 89, p. 763, 2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2014
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 196 (111,383)

Abstract:

confidentiality, implied confidentiality, privacy, contract, Internet

12.

Obscurity by Design

Washington Law Review, Vol. 88, p. 385, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jun 2013
Woodrow Hartzog and Frederic D. Stutzman
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Information and Library Science (SILS)
Downloads 185 (110,412)

Abstract:

privacy, obscurity, design, social media, contracts, privacy by design

13.

Anonymization and Risk

Washington Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 2, 2016, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 15-36
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2016
Ira Rubinstein and Woodrow Hartzog
New York University (NYU) - Information Law Institut and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 165 (20,425)

Abstract:

Privacy, anonymization, deidentification, data release, risk, data security, open data

14.

The Fight to Frame Privacy

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 111, No. 6, p. 1021, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 148 (147,093)

Abstract:

privacy, security, confidentiality, Fourth Amendment

15.

Social Data

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 74, p. 995, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Dec 2013
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 115 (171,086)

Abstract:

privacy, social media, data, fair information practice principles

16.

Taking Trust Seriously in Privacy Law

19 Stanford Technology Law Review 431 (2016)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Neil M. Richards and Woodrow Hartzog
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 105 (25,360)

Abstract:

privacy, trust, big data, data security, consumer protection, confidentiality, loyalty, fiduciary

17.

Unfair and Deceptive Robots

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 785, 2015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 May 2015
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 90 (72,382)

Abstract:

robots, privacy, FTC, consumer protection, data security, advertising, marketing

18.

Gaining Momentum: A Review of Recent Developments Surrounding the Expansion of the Copyright Misuse Doctrine and Analysis of the Doctrine in its Current Form

Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, Vol. 10, No. 2, p, 373, 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 52 (290,630)

Abstract:

copyright misuse, antitrust, copyright, cyberlaw, licensing, technology

19.

Falling on Deaf Ears: Is the 'Fail-Safe' Triennial Exemption Provision in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act Effective in Protecting Fair Use?

Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 45 (311,074)

Abstract:

copyright, drm, dmca, fair use, anticircumvention, triennial rulemaking

20.

Privacy's Trust Gap

126 Yale Law Journal 1180 (2017), Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper 17-02-04
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Neil M. Richards and Woodrow Hartzog
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 0 (118,842)

Abstract:

Privacy, Trust, Security, Surveillance, Data Protection, Obfuscation, Obscurity, Technoogy

21.

The Internet of Heirlooms and Disposable Things

17 North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology 581 (2016)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Jun 2016
Woodrow Hartzog and Evan Selinger
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy
Downloads 0 (121,624)

Abstract:

privacy, security, internet of things, design, data

22.

The Ultimate Unifying Approach to Complying with All Laws and Regulations

19 Green Bag 2d 223 (2016), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-16, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-16
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Daniel J. Solove and Woodrow Hartzog
George Washington University Law School and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 0 (2,673)

Abstract:

legal compliance, regulation, theory of law, legal harmonization

23.

Trusting Big Data Research

DePaul Law Review, 2016, Forthcoming, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-01-02
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Neil M. Richards and Woodrow Hartzog
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Samford University - Cumberland School of Law
Downloads 0 (98,211)

Abstract:

Privacy, Trust, Security Big Data, Institutional Review Boards, Loyalty

24.

Surveillance as Loss of Obscurity

72 Washington and Lee Law Review 1343 (2015)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jan 2016
Woodrow Hartzog and Evan Selinger
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy
Downloads 0 (192,325)

Abstract:

surveillance, privacy, obscurity, theory

25.

Big Data in Small Hands

Stanford Law Review Online, Vol. 66, p. 81, 2013
Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Woodrow Hartzog and Evan Selinger
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law and Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy

Abstract:

privacy, big data, obscurity

26.

The New Price to Play: Are Passive Online Media Users Bound by Terms of Use?

Communication Law and Policy, Vol. 15, No. 4, p. 405, 2010
Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2014
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law

Abstract:

Contract, Terms of Use, Online Agreement

27.

The Privacy Box: A Software Proposal

First Monday, Vol. 14, No. 11-2, November 2009
Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Woodrow Hartzog
Samford University - Cumberland School of Law

Abstract:

privacy, confidentiality, online communities, social network sites, cyberlaw, technology, disclosure