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What Is An Expectation Of Privacy?

 , updated on July 13, 2023
Expectation of privacy is a legal test that is used to determine the scope of privacy protections provided by laws and regulations. This is often defined as a reasonable expectation of privacy. For example, when you stay in a hotel room you may have a reasonable expectation that there are no hidden cameras or microphones in the room.
Overview: Expectation Of Privacy
Function
Information Privacy
Definition
A reasonable expectation of privacy.
Value
Applied as a legal test in many jurisdictions to judge the scope of privacy protections.
Example
A customer who provides their name, address and credit card details to purchase shoes may expect that this information will not be sold to third parties.

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