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Highlights 2021 Prof Solove Scholarship


Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff
Between Privacy and Security

I posted the full text of my book, NOTHING TO HIDE: THE FALSE TRADEOFF BETWEEN PRIVACY AND SECURITY (Yale University Press 2011) on SSRN for free.

Privacy Harms 

Typology of Privacy Harms - Citron and Solove 06Privacy Harms (with Danielle Keats Citron) forthcoming 102 B.U. Law Review __ (2022). You can download the latest draft for free on SSRN.

Standing and Privacy Harms:
A Critique of TransUnion v. Ramirez

Standing and Privacy Harms

I published a short essay with Professor Danielle Keats Citron: Standing and Privacy Harms: A Critique of TransUnion v. Ramirez, 101 B.U. L. Rev. Online 62 (2021). The essay critiques the recent Supreme Court decision, TransUnion v. Ramirez (U.S. June 25, 2021) where the Court held that plaintiffs lacked standing to use FCRA’s private right of action to sue for being falsely labeled as terrorists in their credit reports.

The Myth of the Privacy Paradox

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Earlier this year, I published the final version of  my article, The Myth of the Privacy Paradox, 89 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1 (2021). You can download a copy for free at SSRN.


Privacy Law Whiteboard Library

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I published quite a number of whiteboards about the privacy laws of countries around the world.


Privacy Webinars


Notable Privacy and Security Books 2021

Woodrow Hartzog’s Essay,
What is Privacy? That’s the Wrong Question

Hartzog Privacy Essay

Restoring the CDA Section 230 to What It Actually Says

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The M.D. Anderson Case and the Future of HIPAA Enforcement

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Assessing Privacy Law Programs at Law Schools

Assessing Privacy Law Programs at Law Schools


Dark Patterns Reading List and Resources


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This post was authored by Professor Daniel J. Solove, who through TeachPrivacy develops computer-based privacy and data security training. He also posts at his blog at LinkedIn, which has more than 1 million followers.

Professor Solove is the organizer, along with Paul Schwartz, of the Privacy + Security Forum an annual event designed for seasoned professionals. 

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