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World Without Privacy Wrapup

Overview and Commentary Ronald Krotoszynski, John S. Stone Chairholder of Law, The University of Alabama Moderator:      Montré Carodine, Associate Professor of Law, The University of Alabama Krotoszynski: potential virtues of a comparative law perspective.  All of the papers reflect … Continue reading

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World Without Privacy 4

Session IV: Enough About Me: Why Privacy is About Power, Not Consent or Harm Lisa M. Austin, Associate Professor, University of Toronto Faculty of Law Consent is often seen as the heart and soul of models of privacy protection. These … Continue reading

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World Without Privacy 3

Session III: Four Privacy Myths Neil Richards, Professor of Law, Washington University (1)   Privacy is dead. 1970: Newsweek cover story: Is privacy dead?  People have been declaring privacy dead for a while.  Privacy law is booming, as is debate on … Continue reading

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A world without privacy 2

Rebecca Tushnet, The Yes Men and the Women Men Don’t See I begin with a claim that is likely to be demoralizing, but also reveals some interesting features of privacy: In practice, Americans and many other Westerners care more about … Continue reading

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A World Without Privacy?

A World Without Privacy? What Can/Should Law Do? University of Alabama School of Law Dr. Austin Sarat Justice Hugo L. Black Visiting Senior Faculty Scholar, The University of Alabama School of Law and William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence and … Continue reading

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A song about big data

Vienna Teng’s Hymn of Acxiom (bonus trademark question included). leave your life open. you don’t have to hide. someone is gathering every crumb you drop, these (mindless decisions and) moments you long forgot. keep them all. … is that wrong?isn’t … Continue reading

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Teaching children to see like a state

My second-grade son came home with the following schoolwork last week: “Numbers that Name You: There are lots of numbers that label, count, measure, or order information just about you. For example, you have a birthday and an address. Do … Continue reading

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