Ignacio Cofone

McGill University Faculty of Law

Canada Research Chair in AI Law & Data Governance

3644 Peel Street

Montreal H3A 1W9, Quebec H3A 1W9

Canada

http://www.ignaciocofone.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

DOWNLOADS
Rank 8,709

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 8,709

in Total Papers Downloads

9,766

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 43,616

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 43,616

in Total Papers Citations

13

CROSSREF CITATIONS

7

Ideas:
“  The Privacy Fallacy: Harm and Power in the Information Economy (Cambridge University Press)  ”

Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Beyond Data Ownership

43 Cardozo Law Review 501 (2021)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2022
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,136 (35,431)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Data ownership, privacy law, purpose limitation, purpose specification, privacy enforcement, property rules, liability rules

2.

Algorithmic Discrimination Is an Information Problem

70 Hastings Law Journal 1389 (2019)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 848 (53,493)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

algorithmic discrimination, algorithmic decision-making, discrimination, machine learning, artificial intelligence, AI, COMPAS, criminal procedure, employment discrimination, privacy, data protection

3.

AI and Judicial Decision-Making

in Florian Martin-Bariteau & Teresa Scassa, eds., Artificial Intelligence and the Law in Canada (Toronto: LexisNexis Canada, 2021)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2022
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 816 (56,687)

Abstract:

Loading...

AI; judicial decision-making; Canada; judges

4.

Nothing to Hide, but Something to Lose

70 University of Toronto Law Journal (2020)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 793 (58,428)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Privacy, Employment Law, Surveillance, Genetic Nondiscrimination, Tax Privacy, Law & Economics, Information Privacy

5.

Privacy Standing

2022 University of Illinois Law Review 1367, McGill SGI Research Papers in Business, Finance, Law and Society Research Paper No. 2023-03
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2023
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 787 (58,969)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Privacy law, privacy harm, class actions, privacy class actions

6.

Google v. Spain: A Right to Be Forgotten?

Chicago-Kent Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2017
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 640 (77,088)

Abstract:

Loading...

Right to be forgotten, online privacy, data protection, search engine liability

7.

Antidiscriminatory Privacy

72 SMU L. Rev. 139 (2019)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2019
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 611 (81,646)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Privacy, discrimination, algorithmic decisionmaking, algorithmic discrimination, disparate treatment, disparate impact

8.

Immunity Passports and Contact Tracing Surveillance

24 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 176 (2021)
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2021
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 503 (104,122)

Abstract:

Loading...

Immunity passports, contact tracing, privacy, data protection, pandemic, COVID-19

9.

Privacy Harms

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 69, 2018
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2018
Ignacio Cofone and Adriana Robertson
McGill University Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 489 (107,808)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Information privacy, Law & Economics, Tort Law, Fourth Amendment Law, Bayesian updating

10.

Strategic Games and Algorithmic Secrecy

64.4 McGill Law Journal 623 (2019), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-08
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2020
Ignacio Cofone and Katherine J. Strandburg
McGill University Faculty of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 468 (113,584)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

algorithmic decision-making, gaming, algorithmic transparency, algorithmic secrecy, algorithmic opacity, algorithmic accountability, automated decision-making, credit scoring, criminal investigation, criminal procedure, employment law game theory & the law

11.

The Way the Cookie Crumbles: Online Tracking Meets Behavioral Economics

International Journal of Law & Information Technology 25(1): 38, 2016, DOI: 10.1093/ijlit/eaw013
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2017
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 428 (126,506)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

online tracking, online privacy, cookie law, data protection, default rules, consumer choice

12.

Servers and Waiters: What Matters in the Law of A.I.

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 21, 2018
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 401 (135,950)

Abstract:

Loading...

Artificial Intelligence Law, Law of Robotics, Algorithmic decision-making, Algorithms, Tort Law, Legal Analogies

13.

Policy Proposals for PIPEDA Reform to Address Artificial Intelligence

Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada Report (12 November 2020). Available at: priv.gc.ca/en/about-the-opc/what-we-do/consultations/completed-consultations/consultation-ai/pol-ai_202011/
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 272 (206,298)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

PIPEDA, Bill C-11, Consumer Privacy Protection Act, Privacy Law, Information Privacy Law, Artificial Intelligence Regulation, Artificial Intelligence Policy

14.

Consumer Privacy in a Behavioral World

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 69, 2018
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2018
Ignacio Cofone and Adriana Robertson
McGill University Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 245 (228,823)

Abstract:

Loading...

Consumer Privacy, Behavioral Law & Economics, ISP, Consumer Law, Biases, Information Privacy

15.

A Healthy Amount of Privacy: Quantifying Privacy Concerns in Medicine

Cleveland State Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 201 (275,841)

Abstract:

Loading...

Patient Privacy, Privacy Loss, Information Privacy, Data Protection, E-Health, QALY, ICER

16.

How to Choose a Law Review: An Empirical Study

71.2 Journal of Legal Education 311 (2023), McGill SGI Research Papers in Business, Finance, Law and Society Research Paper No. 2023-02
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2023
Ignacio Cofone and Pierre-Jean G. Malé
McGill University Faculty of Law and Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Downloads 170 (320,219)

Abstract:

Loading...

legal journals, law reviews, publishing, legal academia, impact factor, academic tenure, law professors, legal profession

17.

Privacy

A. Marciano, G. B. Ramello (eds.), Encyclopedia of Law and Economics (2018)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 158 (340,873)

Abstract:

Loading...

Information privacy, Law & Economics, Data Privacy, Data Protection

18.

Cy Près Settlements in Privacy Class Actions

Ignacio N. Cofone (ed.), Class Actions in Privacy Law, Routledge, 2020
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jun 2020
Thomas Kadri and Ignacio Cofone
University of Georgia School of Law and McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 144 (369,767)

Abstract:

Loading...

Privacy Law, Class Actions, Privacy Class Actions, Cy Pres Settlements, Frank v Gaos

19.

Majority Rules in Constitutional Referendums

70.3 Kyklos 402
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2018
Ignacio Cofone and Stephan Michel
McGill University Faculty of Law and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
Downloads 140 (375,952)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Constitution-making, Referendum, Popular Participation, Unanimity, Majority Rules, Qualified Majority

20.

The Dynamic Effect of Information Privacy Law

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 136 (384,493)

Abstract:

Loading...

21.

The Right to be Forgotten in Peace Processes

Ignacio N. Cofone (ed.), The Right to be Forgotten: A Canadian and Comparative Perspective (Routledge: London, 2020) 76-102.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Sep 2020
Ignacio Cofone and Catalina Turriago Betancourt
McGill University Faculty of Law and McGill University
Downloads 132 (393,588)

Abstract:

Loading...

Right to be forgotten, peace processes, transitional justice, privacy, information privacy, reputation, credible commitment

22.

Ethical Surveillance in Vaccine Passports

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 45, 2022
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 129 (400,812)

Abstract:

Loading...

vaccine passports, immunity passports, COVID-19, AI ethics, surveillance, inequality, human rights

23.

The Limits of Probabilistic Causality in Law

Global Jurist 15(1). DOI: 10.1515/gj-2014-0012.
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law
Downloads 119 (425,799)

Abstract:

Loading...

causation, responsibility, probabilistic causality, tort law

24.

Credible Commitment or Paternalism? The Case of Unamendability

An Unamendable Constitution? (Albert & Oder eds, 2018)
Posted: 03 Apr 2022
Stephan Michel and Ignacio Cofone
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and McGill University Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Loading...

unamendability, pre-commitment, paternalism, unamendable provisions, constitutional theory

25.

Certifying Privacy Class Actions

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2023
Ignacio Cofone
McGill University Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Loading...

privacy law, class actions, class certification, civil procedure, data protection