Tech companies make billions of dollars each year selling personal information from users’ online activity. While it may seem like people have some control over privacy settings, this is merely an illusion argues law professor Neil Richards. This week on Viewpoints – we highlight the lack of privacy online and why consumers should expect better from corporations and their government.
- Neil Richards, Koch Distinguished Professor in Law, Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Director, Cordell Institute, author of Why Privacy Matters.
Links for Additional Info:
- Neil Richards – WashULaw
- Neil Richards (@neilmrichards) on Twitter
- Why Privacy Matters by Neil Richards – Powell’s.com
- The Boston Globe – ‘Facebook’s next privacy nightmare will be a sight to see‘