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.



Negligence

An organization will be liable for damages if it breaches a legal duty to protect personal information and an individual is harmed by that breach.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: F25; US5

Associated term(s): Private Right of Action