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E18: ICANN Loses First GDPR Court Ruling in Germany

In this episode of the "Are You DataSmart?" podcast, the Ward brothers discuss the first court ruling on GDPR that went against ICANN, the non-profit domains platform that powers the internet. What is so fascinating about this first decision is…

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E17: Carpenter Decision Builds Up Privacy from #SCOTUS

In this episode of "Are You DataSmart?" we examine the Supreme Court's most important ruling on privacy in Carpenter v. United States. It is a major development in privacy law, laying the foundation for an interpretation of the Fourth Amendment that…

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E16: GDPR Induces Amnesia – (🎧Podcast)

Episode 16 of the "Are You DataSmart" Podcast covers the major operational issues caused Article 17 of the GDPR, Right to erasure (‘right to be forgotten’). Deleting records causes amnesia-like symptoms for businesses and will afflict every business that receives a withdrawal of…

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E14: The Three Pillars of GDPR (🎧PODCAST)

The three pillars of GDPR are transparency, security, and consistency. Regulators have stated they see transparency as the central point, but the other two are equally important. When a natural person asks your company for a Data Subject Access Requests…

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Your New Privacy Policy Looks Too Much Like Your Old Privacy Policy

One of the most popular memes in recent years has been the "distracted boyfriend" meme. The coverage has been amazing, including the identification of an 18th Century equivalent painting. One of the most striking things about the meme is that…

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E12: GDPR ARTICLE 22 AND AUTOMATED DECISION MAKING (🎧PODCAST)

One of the most forward-looking articles in the GDPR is Article 22. By identifying automated decision-making as a specific issue with data processing, the GDPR is also stepping into the forefront of machine learning and artificial intelligence. The Ward brothers…

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E11: OKAY GOOGLE, IS THIS LEGAL? (🎧PODCAST)

The demonstration of Google Duplex has both stunned and terrified the world. AI can do that. For some legal insights into this, check out Jay Ward's discussion on his blog post here. If you haven't watched the video yet, its…