U.S. Private-sector Privacy: Law and Practice for Information Privacy Professionals

Peter P. Swire, CIPP/US, and Kenesa Ahmad, CIPP/US

U.S. Private-sector Privacy: Law and Practice for Information Privacy Professionals addresses key topic areas for all privacy professionals working in the U.S. private sector including:

  • An introduction to the U.S. legal system
  • Limits on private sector collection and use of data
  • Government and court access to private-sector information
  • Workplace privacy: law, and issues before, during and after employment

The text discusses U.S. privacy laws and regulations, including those affecting the medical, financial, educational, telecommunications and marketing sectors. Other privacy concerns addressed include enforcement, data breach and incident management, online activities and privacy issues in investigations and litigation.

An indispensable resource for all information privacy professionals working in the U.S. private sector, this comprehensive guide serves as the principal text for the Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) program.

(IAPP 2012, ISBN 978-0-9795901-8-4, softcover)

Price: $65