Through critical analysis of case law in Belgium courts, this chapter reveals the significant role courts play in the protection of privacy and personal data within the new technological environment. It addresses the pressing question from a public who are increasingly aware of their privacy rights in a world of continual technological advances – namely, what can I do if my data privacy rights are breached?
|Title of host publication||Courts, Privacy and Data Protection in the Digital Environment|
|Editors||Maja Brkan, Evangelia Psychogiopoulou|
|Publisher||Edward Elgar Publishing Limited|
|Number of pages||19|
|ISBN (Electronic)||978 1 78471 871 8|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
- Data Protection
de Hert, P. (2017). Courts, privacy and data protection in Belgium: Fundamental rights that might as well be struck from the constitution. In M. Brkan, & E. Psychogiopoulou (Eds.), Courts, Privacy and Data Protection in the Digital Environment (pp. 63-81). Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.