Private Right of Action
Unless otherwise restricted by law, any individual that is harmed by a violation of the law can file a lawsuit against the violator.
Associated term(s): Negligence
Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: US6
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.