The Regulation of Point of View Surveillance: A Review of Australian Law
Xamax Consultancy Pty Ltd; University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law; Research School of Computer Science
August 17, 2012
UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-37
This paper presents the results of a review of contemporary regulatory controls on the use of Point of View Surveillance technologies under Australian law. Law enforcement agencies have considerable scope to apply them, whereas the rights of individuals are more circumscribed and less clear. Because of the technology's applicability to both sur- and sousveillance, a more balanced regulatory framework is necessary.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 13
Keywords: Video-Surveillance, Wearable Computing, Sousveillance, Privacy, Private Place, Public Place
Date posted: August 24, 2012