Right to privacy
The right to privacy is a human right and an element of various legal traditions which may restrain both government and private party action that threatens the privacy of individuals.Since the global...
AT&T A Closer Partner Of NSA Than Previously Known, Snowden Docs Show
A fresh analysis of documents disclosed by former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden shows that AT&T has been a much closer and eager partner for the National Security Agency’s Internet spyin...
Privacy in Australian law
Privacy in Australian law is the right of natural persons to protect their personal life from invasion and to control the flow of their personal information. Privacy is not an absolute right; it diffe...
Canadian privacy law
Canadian privacy law is derived from the common law, statutes of the Parliament of Canada and the various provincial legislatures, and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Canadian privacy...
Privacy in English law
Privacy in English law is a rapidly developing area of English law that considers in what situations an individual has a legal right to informational privacy - the protection of personal or private in...
Privacy laws of the United States
The privacy laws of the United States embody several different legal concepts. One is the invasion of privacy, a tort based in common law allowing an aggrieved party to bring a lawsuit against an indi...
Article 12 of the European Convention on Human Rights
Article 12 of the European Convention on Human Rights provides for the right to marry.
False light
False light is a legal term that refers to a tort concerning privacy that is similar to the tort of defamation. The privacy laws in the United States include a non-public person's right to privacy fro...
Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights
Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights provides a right to respect for one's "private and family life, his home and his correspondence", subject to certain restrictions that are "in acco...
Max Mosley v United Kingdom
Mosley v United Kingdom [2011] 53 E.H.R.R. 30; was a 2011 decision in the European Court of Human Rights regarding the right to privacy under Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights. An a...
Mosley v News Group Newspapers Limited
Mosley v News Group Newspapers [2008] EWHC 1777 (QB) was an English High Court case in which the former President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, Max Mosley, challenged the News of t...
Mosley v News Group Newspapers Limited - Wikipedia
Breach of confidence in English law
Breach of confidence in English law is an equitable doctrine which allows a person to claim a remedy where their confidence has been breached. A duty of confidence arises when confidential information...
Kaye v Robertson
Kaye v Robertson [1991] FSR 62 is a case in English law, expressing the view that there is no common-law right to privacy in English law.
The case involved Gorden Kaye, a well-known actor, who suf...
Personality rights
The right of publicity, often called personality rights, is the right of an individual to control the commercial use of his or her name, image, likeness, or other unequivocal aspects of one's identity...
Personality rights - Wikipedia
Wainwright v Home Office
Wainwright and another (Appellants) versus Home Office (Respondents) [2003] UKHL 53; [2003] 3 WLR 1137 is an English tort law case concerning the arguments for a tort of privacy, and the action for ba...