Data Privacy Issues: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities

Organization: The National Association Of College and University Attorneys
Author: John L. Nicholson, Arthur McCombs, Vadim Schick
Published: June 22, 2008
This paper offers a broad overview of the data privacy protection regime, as it applies to institutions of higher education. Part I provides an overview of the U.S. and international data privacy protection framework. Part II offers suggestions regarding ensuring compliance and minimizing risk of data breach. Finally, Part III provides some guidelines for handling a data breach, if one occurs.
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