Privacy and data protection: European Union and United States in a comparative perspective

Pecoraro, Susanna (A.A. 2016/2017) Privacy and data protection: European Union and United States in a comparative perspective. Tesi di Laurea in Public comparative law, LUISS Guido Carli, relatore Giovanni Piccirilli, pp. 141. [Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis]

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Globalization and borderless electronic communication have brought great advantages to individuals. However, at the same time, the increased exploitation of personal data by the private sector and reported intelligence gathering of personal data via the Internet have generated widespread international concern. In particular, this thesis aims to analyze the two legal system, namely those of the European Union (EU) and of the United States of America (US) frameworks. The European Union and the United States have strong commercial ties. Transfers of personal data are an essential part of the transatlantic relationship, especially in today’s global digital economy.


Bibliografia: pp. 121-141.

Thesis Type: Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: LUISS Guido Carli
Degree Program: Single Cycle Master's Degree Programs > Single Cycle Master's Degree Program in Law (LMG-01)
Chair: Public comparative law
Thesis Supervisor: Piccirilli, Giovanni
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Scaccia, Gino
Academic Year: 2016/2017
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Chiara Annulli
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2018 17:21
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2018 17:21


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