In the twenty first century, it is impossible to avoid using internet capable devices and programs in our everyday lives. As a result, significant amounts of personal data have become more accessible than ever before, putting the privacy of countless people at risk. To protect user privacy, companies providing services must limit the accessibility of personal data and comply with existing data privacy and protection laws. If they fail to do so, regulators and law enforcement agencies must ensure proper compliance.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo International & Comparative Law Review on March 22, 2023. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Wade, Benjamin, "Privacy Enforcement in Action: EU Regulators and US Attorneys General Take on Big Tech" (2023). CICLR Online. 83.