Having a portion of your existence chronicled in a web of interlinked databases does raise some legitimate privacy
It isn't only the government or big business pushing the boundaries of privacy
For more information on the Privacy
Framework, contact Nancy Cohen at ncohen@ aicpa.
concerns also influence where adolescents go for health care, (9) can deter them from communicating openly with providers, (10) and can make them reluctant to accept services such as pelvic examinations and testing for STDs.
The amendments to the HIPAA privacy
rule grant breathtakingly broad and unprecedented powers to both private corporations and government entities to collect and amass the individual medical data of every person in the United States.
This is the perspective the NCC brings to information technology and privacy
issues, along with the message that the greatest real threat to privacy
is government abuse.
According to recent surveys, most Internet users describe privacy
as one of their major concerns, yet a majority readily provide personal data on a regular basis.
The study, based on interviews with 36 large companies in Canada and the United States that spanned many industries, also found that Canadian companies were more likely to have dedicated privacy
officers, resources, and training programs.
From companies like American Express to Yahoo, PPD has in-depth coverage of the vital components of good online privacy
compliance requirements embody one primary goal: protection of consumers' personal financial information.
The receipt of the privacy
notice must be acknowledged in writing, but the facility does not have to explain the notice or otherwise elaborate on its contents.
On November 30, 2001, the Diet passed a law that went into effect May 27, 2002, to regulate online infringement of third party rights, including defamation, copyright infringement and privacy