Privacy from Birth to Death and Beyond: European and American Perspectives,8th March 2013

Symposium Programme


9.00 Registration

Session 1 (Chair: Mr. Rónán Kennedy):

9.30   Mr. José Maria Baño (José María Baño León Abogados, Madrid)
   Case C-131/12 Google Spain v Agencia Española de Protección de Datos (“The Right to be Forgotten”)

10.00   Professor Joshua Fairfield (Washington and Lee University School of Law)
   "Do-Not-Track as Default: Transaction Costs in U.S. Consumer Privacy"

10.30   Mr. Damien McCallig (IRC Scholar, NUI Galway School of Law)
   “Privacy After Death”

11.00   Coffee Break

Session 2 (Chair: Ms. Marie McGonagle):

11.15  Dr. Sharon McLaughlin (Letterkenny Institute of Technology)
   “Children & Privacy: Protection v. Participation – A Tangled Web” 

11.45  Mr. Paul Lambert (Merrion Legal Solicitors)
   “Privacy Issues in Practice: A Litigation Light on Norwich, Abuse, Cyberbullying, Defamation, Privacy and Data Protection Concerns”

12.15  Open discussion

12.45  Dr. Ciara Hackett (Queen’s University Belfast School of Law)
   Rapporteur's Report on the Proceedings of the Symposium

1.30 Lunch