ABA Newsletter of the Consumer Protection Committee and the Computer & Internet Committee

June 10, 2003
American Bar Association

Bob Langer, current Chair of the Consumer Protection Committee of the ABA, Section of Antitrust Law, and a Wiggin & Dana partner and Chair of the Antitrust & Trade Regulation Practice Group of the firm, is very pleased to announce that his Committee and the Computer and Internet Committee have jointly published the Spring 2003 electronic Newsletter entitled "Privacy Regulation", which focuses on issues related to privacy law.  This issue includes:

  • US/EU Safe Harbor Agreement: What It Is and What It Says About the Future of Cross Border Data Protection
  • The European Union Data Directive: Implications for United States and Multi-National Companies
  • Harmony or Discord? Using Intra-Group Contracts to Address International Data Protection Standards
  • Privacy Regulation on Both Sides of the Pond: Lessons from Microsoft .NET Passport
  • The Impact of New Canadian Privacy Rules on U.S. Businesses
  • Privacy and Business in Australia
  • Privacy and Video Surveillance: A European Vision