Legal Regulations, Implications, and Issues Surrounding Digital Data

Legal Regulations, Implications, and Issues Surrounding Digital Data

Margaret Jackson (RMIT University, Australia) and Marita Shelly (RMIT University, Australia)
Release Date: June, 2020|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 240|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-3130-3
ISBN13: 9781799831303|ISBN10: 1799831302|EISBN13: 9781799831327|ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799831310


Every year, there are advances in the way that we deal with information as individuals, governments, and organizations. We live and work predominantly online resulting in an enormous amount of digital data. The way that information is used is constantly changing with individuals, governments, and corporations all involved in collecting, storing, using, disclosing, and transferring information online. The growth in artificial intelligence and its effects on data will impact all individuals. It is imperative that a greater understanding of these new advances is gained, in particular, the legal implications they have for society.

Legal Regulations, Implications, and Issues Surrounding Digital Data is an essential research publication that assists readers in understanding the current technology they are using, how digital data is being used by governments and organizations, and the current legal issues surrounding these areas that set out challenges in everyday life. Highlighting topics such as data protection, cybercrime, and privacy, this book is ideal for lawyers, academicians, IT specialists, policymakers, cybersecurity professionals, law professionals, researchers, academicians, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data
  • Block Chain
  • Crowd Funding
  • Cybercrimes
  • Data Protection
  • Decision-Making Systems
  • Digital Forensics
  • Digital Property
  • Free Speech
  • Online Data
  • Online Scams
  • Privacy

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