‘The Symbiotic Relationship Between Privacy Law and Anti-Discrimination Law’

Jessica L Roberts, Protecting Privacy to Prevent Discrimination, 56 William and Mary Law Review (forthcoming, 2015), available at SSRN. Jessica Roberts’ upcoming article, Protecting Privacy to Prevent Discrimination, explores the pros and cons of enacting privacy protections to thwart discrimination. Using the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) as her primary example, Roberts argues that the two areas of law may ‘operate symbiotically rather than separately’. Thus, privacy law may be used to further anti-discrimination goals and vice versa … (more)

[Alex B Long, JOTWELL, 1 May]

First posted 2015-05-01 12:16:57

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