Tips for Companies on Protecting User Privacy and Free Speech in 2013

Check out this primer, which offers a practical, how-to guide for businesses to build privacy and free speech protections...View

Cell Phone Location Tracking Public Records Request

Of all of the recent technological developments that have expanded the surveillance capabilities of law enforcement...View

Modernizing the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA)

In 1986, there was no World Wide Web, nobody carried a cell phone, and the only “social networking” two-year-old Mark...View

Keeping "Your World" Private: Turning off Google's New Private Search Results

Want to keep your information private now that Google has started rolling out “Search, plus Your World,” a new search...View

Guide to Protecting Your Passwords from Employers and Schools

A growing number of employers and schools are demanding that job applicants, employees and students hand over the...View

Location-Based Services: Time For A Privacy Check-In

Need to get directions when you're lost? Want to know if your friends are in the neighborhood? Location-based services...View

Amnesty et al. v. Clapper: FISA Amendments Act Challenge

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), enacted by Congress after the abuses of the 1960s and 70s, regulates...View

New Justice Department Documents Show Huge Increase in Warrantless Electronic Surveillance

Justice Department documents released today by the ACLU reveal that federal law enforcement agencies are increasingly...View

Is Your Local Law Enforcement Tracking Your Cell Phone's Location?

In a massive coordinated information-seeking campaign, 35 ACLU affiliates filed over 380 requests in 31 states and...View