UW Privacy Office


April 26, 2021

The Washington Privacy Act goes 0 for 3

Source: International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), April 26, 2021 The Washington Privacy Act goes 0 for 3 For the third straight year, the Washington State Legislature missed an opportunity to pass a multi-rights general data privacy bill before it adjourned Sunday. The failure illustrates the difficulty of passing broad privacy legislation in an environment…


April 22, 2021

Europe Proposes Strict Rules for Artificial Intelligence

Source: New York Times (UWNetID access via UW Libraries link), April 21, 2021 Europe Proposes Strict Rules for Artificial Intelligence Artificial intelligence — in which machines are trained to perform jobs and make decisions on their own by studying huge volumes of data — is seen by technologists, business leaders and government officials as one…