Protecting Against Privacy Breaches in the Public Sector
Public Sector Digest, January 2018
6 Pages Posted: 23 Jan 2018
Date Written: January 15, 2018
Privacy law can be a nebulous concept, but in an era of big data and digitization, it’s one that is of crucial importance to the public sector.
Organizations operating in the public sector have a special responsibility, as they provide services to society that often necessitate collecting, analyzing, and presenting findings based on the personal information of private citizens.
Keywords: privacy, public sector, class actions, privacy torts, intrusion upon seclusion
JEL Classification: K10, K13
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