(but not the only one)
- Privacy Wiki is organized around the Solove Taxonomy which breaks privacy into four broad categories ( information processing, information dissemination, collection, and invasion) and sixteen individual harms (or privacy violations). It currently includes United States Federal Laws as well as over three hundred State Laws. In addition to laws and regulations, you can find copious news stories of every type of privacy harm under the taxonomy.
- Daniel Solove's taxonomy is the most comprehensive framework for privacy. His framework derived four categories of privacy harms:
To learn more about Solove Taxonomy, please visit our most impressive Taxonomy page.
- Privacy Wiki indicates laws and regulations using categories of personal information. The following are categories of information relating to an individual, whether it relates to their private, professional or public life. Categories are not exclusive. Data may transcend multiple information categories:
|Knowledge & Belief
|Medical and Health
To learn more about Personal Information, please visit Personal Information page.
United States Privacy Laws
- Senate Bill 322
- MEDICAL RECORDS PRIVACY
- Automakers prevail in lawsuit alleging data collection violated Washington Privacy Act
- Judge advances lawsuit claiming Meta pixel tracking on hospital websites violated HIPAA
- Lawsuit alleges Old Dominion violated Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act
- CVS, Kroger, and Rite Aid Disclose Patient Prescriptions Without a Warrant
- Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Privacy Scandal
- Health Data Under Scrutiny: The UK's Review of Privacy in Period and Fertility Apps
- Social Media and Data Security: Understanding the Implications of Montana's TikTok Ban
- Navigating International Data Privacy: The EU-US Data Transfer Conflict and Facebook
While most state laws that touch on privacy issues are already in the Wiki, volunteers will keep the states current.
- To learn more about how to join the Privacy Wiki as State Editors, please reach out to our Chief Legal Editor. We are excited to see you as a Legal State Editor in the Wiki!
We hope to expand into other jurisdictions (such as the EU) in the near future!
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