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The crisis of consent: how stronger legal protection may lead to weaker consent in data protection
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We argue that the current legal framework for consent, which has its basis in the idea of autonomous authorisation, does not work in practice. Expand
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A comparison of data protection legislation and policies across the EU
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This paper presents the main findings of a research project that compares the protection of privacy and personal data in eight EU member states: France, Germany, the UK, Ireland, Romania, Italy, Sweden, and the Netherlands. Expand
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Using sensitive personal data may be necessary for avoiding discrimination in data-driven decision models
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We demonstrate empirically and theoretically that in order to make sure that decision models are non-discriminatory, for instance, with respect to race, the sensitive racial information needs to be used in the model building process. Expand
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Promising policing technologies: Experiences, obstacles and police needs regarding law enforcement technologies
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This contribution describes the results of a survey among 46 police forces and other law enforcement agencies in 11 countries. Expand
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Data Dilemmas in the Information Society: Introduction and Overview
  • B. Custers
  • Computer Science
  • Discrimination and Privacy in the Information…
  • 2013
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This chapter provides and introduction to this book and an overview of all chapters. Expand
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Pricing Privacy – The Right to Know the Value of Your Personal Data
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This paper analyzes whether consumers/users should have a right to know the value of their personal data in the data-driven economy. Expand
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Technology in policing: Experiences, obstacles and police needs
  • B. Custers
  • Business, Computer Science
  • Comput. Law Secur. Rev.
  • 1 February 2012
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This contribution describes results of research on which technologies are currently used at police forces and other criminal investigation organizations in the Netherlands, their experiences with these technologies and their needs and preferences in this regard. Expand
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Reassessing values for emerging big data technologies: integrating design-based and application-based approaches
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We distil a comprehensive set of ethical values from existing design-based and application-based ethical approaches for new technologies and focus these values to the context of emerging big data technologies. Expand
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Click here to consent forever: Expiry dates for informed consent
The legal basis for processing personal data and some other types of Big Data is often the informed consent of the data subject involved. Many data controllers, such as social network sites, offerExpand
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Privacy Expectations of Social Media Users: The Role of Informed Consent in Privacy Policies
Social media process (sometimes large amounts of) personal data of their users, usually on the basis of informed consent. In this article, a comparison is made between, on the one hand, existingExpand
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