The structure of rights in Directive 95/46/EC on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data

@article{Elgesem2004TheSO,
  title={The structure of rights in Directive 95/46/EC on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data},
  author={Dag Elgesem},
  journal={Ethics and Information Technology},
  year={2004},
  volume={1},
  pages={283-293}
}
The paper has three parts. First, a survey and analysis is given ofthe structure of individual rights in the recent EU Directive ondata protection. It is argued that at the core of this structure isan unexplicated notion of what the data subject can `reasonablyexpect' concerning the further processing of information about himor herself. In the second part of the paper it is argued thattheories of privacy popular among philosophers are not able to shed much light on the issues treated in the… CONTINUE READING