Government and court access to private-sector information (BoK III) Course

Now we examine government and court-ordered access to data, the third domain in the CIPP/US body of knowledge.

1 hour, 36 minutes

Course description

The US has enacted special rules about how government can access data. We will look at law enforcement’s rules and how it impacts privacy, national security issues and civil litigation, as well as the balancing of a litigant’s need for information to prove their case versus privacy concerns.


Conclusion to domain 3

Video - 00:07:00

Bandler sums up this course so the knowledge solidifies in your brain.
Civil litigation and privacy (BoK III C)

Video - 00:17:00

Civil litigation has a process known as discovery, which may conflict with privacy.
National security and privacy (BoK III B)

Video - 00:21:00

Now let's discuss privacy issues relating to national security: the tensions between keeping our country safe from adversaries and protecting individual privacy.
Law enforcement and privacy (BoK III A)

Video - 00:32:00

We talk about privacy considerations relating to law enforcement, draw from my experience and learn that much stems from the US Constitution.
Introduction to course/Domain (BoK III)

Video - 00:16:00

Domain 3 on the CIPP/US exam is about privacy considerations surrounding government and courts.
Course 4 review questions

Assessment - 6 questions

Meet the author

John Bandler

John Bandler is a lawyer, consultant, speaker, teacher, and author in the areas of cybersecurity, cybercrime, privacy, investigations, and more. He is the founder of Bandler Law Firm PLLC and Bandler Group LLC, legal and consulting practices that help organizations and individuals with cybersecurity, the prevention and investigation of cybercrime, privacy, legal compliance, and more.

John has expertise in many subjects, holds a number of certifications, and is a prolific writer and speaker. He is the author of Cybersecurity for the Home and Office, a comprehensive guide to understanding and improving information security. His second book is Cybercrime Investigations, an extensive resource regarding the law, technology, process, and skills for the investigation of cybercrime. John has authored many articles on a range of topics, teaches students at the undergraduate, graduate, and law level, and provides training for professionals.

Before entering private practice, John served in government for more than twenty years as a prosecutor, police officer, and military officer. John was hired as an assistant district attorney at the New York County District Attorney’s Office by the legendary Robert M. Morgenthau, where he investigated and prosecuted the full range of offenses including traditional crime, cybercrime, the global trafficking of stolen data, and virtual currency money laundering. Before that, he served for eight years as a state trooper in the New York State Police, assigned to a busy patrol station providing full services to the local community. He also served in the Army Reserves.

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