The ways in which technology has affected the right to privacy, through the mass compilation of personal information in public and private databases, are discussed in this article. Further, it suggests ways in which courts and legislatures should respond to the problems created by such compilations, in order both to protect the right to privacy and to promote the beneficial use of technology.
Northern Illinois University Law Review
Trubow, George B.
"Protecting Informational Privacy in the Information Society,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 10:
3, Article 5.
George B. Trubow, Protecting Informational Privacy in the Information Society, 10 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 521 (1990).