Textbook Key

F: Foundations of Information Privacy and Data Protection

US: U.S. Private-sector Privacy

C: Canadian Privacy

E: European Privacy

G: U.S. Government Privacy

IT: Privacy in Information Technology

M: Privacy Program Management

Find the terms that relate to the program or designation you are studying for by using the tabs below to narrow your search.



De Novo

A Latin expression meaning “from the beginning,” “anew” or “beginning again.” In a legal context, a de novo hearing is one in which a higher authority can make a new decision, entirely ignoring the findings and conclusions of a lower authority.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: C54-56