American Bar Association
Privacy, Cybersecurity & Digital Rights Committee

Privacy, Cybersecurity & Digital Rights Committee

About the Committee

Mission Statement

The Privacy, E-Commerce and Data Security Committee has been established as a resource to assist in the education of international law practitioners on the evolving international laws and practices relating to privacy and data protection, in particular as they relate to global e-business, and to contribute to the development of policy and the promotion of the rule of law in those areas.

PEDS Committee Panels at the 2017 Europe Forum

The PEDS Committee is co-sponsoring two panels at the 2017 Europe Forum.

All events will be held at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I (Avenida Diagonal 661-671 08028 Barcelona Spain) in the rooms indicated below.

Monday, 12 June
Cyber Security: The New Hidden Risks of M&A Deals
(As co-sponsor)
11.00a - 12.30p

Tuesday, 13 June
Cross-Border Transfer of Personal Data
(As co-sponsor)
9.00a - 10.30a

Full program descriptions available in the Forum's brochure available here.

We hope to see you there!

Programs, Meetings & Events

Section Events

    The Potential of Blockchain Technology to Expand Global Human Rights


    On July 17, 2018 , the ABA Section of International Law International Human Rights Committee (IHRC) is hosting a presentation by Dr. Walid Al-Saqaf on blockchain technology and its potential role in expanding human rights. Blockchain technology which famously forms the buildings blocks of cryptocurrency ...

    Bumps in the Night: Cybersecurity Legal Requirements, Government Enforcement, and Litigation


    The event will be held on 07/18/2018. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Cybersecurity Legal Task Force,ABACLE,Center For Professional Responsibility,Law Practice Division,Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division,Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division,Section of International Law,Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section,Judicial Division,Section of Litigation,Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section,Law and National Security Advisory Committee,Senior Lawyers Division,Section of Science & Technology Law. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

    International 101 Bootcamp

    JW Marriott Marquis

    The ABA Section of International Law is pleased to offer its next series in the International Law Bootcamp Program, an engaging presentation that will provide a practical overview of how international law impacts legal practice across several areas, including: Contracts Litigation Ethics Anti-Corruption ...



Chung, Cecil
McGlynn, Daniel
Rashbaum, Kenneth


Chopra, Shruti
McGlynn, Daniel
Meyers, Daniel
Prestia, Joseph
Schmidt, Laura
Thoms, Anahita
de Lima, Carlos Eduardo

Committee Roster  

Modified by Joseph Prestia on March 21, 2018

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