Solove, Daniel Justin

GW Law Faculty Publications

October 01, 2018

SSRN | Scholarly Commons


(With Schwartz, Paul M.) Consumer Privacy and Data Protection. 2d ed. New York: Wolters Kluwer, 2018.
     First edition published in 2015.

(With Schwartz, Paul.) Privacy and the Media.  3d ed.  New York:  Wolters Kluwer, 2018.
     First edition published in 2009.
     Second edition published in 2015.

(With Schwartz, Paul M.) Privacy, Law Enforcement and National Security. 2d ed.  New York: Wolters Kluwer, 2018.
     First edition published in 2015.

(With Schwartz, Paul M.)  Information Privacy Law. 6th ed. New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2018.
     First edition published in 2003.
     Second edition published in 2006, with Marc Rotenberg & Paul M. Schwartz.
     Third edition [Aspen Pub.] published in 2009.
     Fourth edition published in 2011.
     Fifth edition published in 2015.

(With Schwartz, Paul M.) Privacy Law Fundamentals. 4th ed. Portsmouth, NH: International Association of Privacy Professionals, 2017.
     First edition published in 2011.
     Second edition published in 2013.
     Third edition published in 2015.

 Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff Between Privacy and Security. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2011. 

(With Schwartz, Paul M.) Privacy, Information, and Technology. 3rd ed. New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2011.
     First edition published in 2006, with Marc Rotenberg & Paul M. Schwartz.
     Second edition [Aspen Pub.] published in 2009.

(with Schwartz, Paul M.) Information Privacy Statutes and Regulations. 2010-2011 Edition. New York : Aspen, 2009.
     First edition published in 2008.

Understanding Privacy. Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 2008. 

The Future of Reputation: Gossip, Rumor, and Privacy on the Internet. New Haven : Yale University Press, 2007.
     Paperback edition published in 2008.
     Korean translation published in 2008.

The Digital Person: Technology and Privacy in the Information Age. New York: New York University Press, 2004. 



(With Danielle Keats Citron.)  Risk and Anxiety:  A Theory of Data-Breach Harms, 96 Tex. L. Rev. 737 (2018),

(With Hartzog, Woodrow.) "The Scope and Potential of FTC Data Protection," 83 The George Washington Law Review 2230-2300 (2015).

"In the United States, Too Much Privacy Is Being Sacrificed for Security," in Privacy, p. 24-30. Ed. by Moel Merino. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2014.

(With Schwartz, Paul M.) "Reconciling Personal Information in the United States and European Union," 102 California Law Review 877-916 (2014).

(With Hartzog, Woodrow.) "The FTC and the New Common Law of Privacy," 114 Columbia Law Review 583-676 (2014).

"Introduction: Privacy Self-Management and the Consent Dilemma," 126 Harvard Law Review 1879-1903 (2013).

(With Sullivan, Michael.) "Radical Pragmatism," in The Cambridge Companion to Pragmatism, p. 324-344. Ed. by Alan R. Malachowski. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013.

"The PII Problem: Privacy and a New Concept of Personally Identifiable Information," 86 New York Law Review 1814-1894 (2011).

"Fourth Amendment Pragmatism," 51 Boston College Law Review 1511-1538 (2010).

"Prosser's Privacy Law: A Mixed Legacy," 98 California Law Review 1887-1924 (2010).

"Speech, Privacy, and Reputation on the Internet," in The Offensive Internet: Speech, Privacy and Reputation, p. 15-30. Edited by Saul Levmore and Martha Nussbaum. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010.

(With Richards, Neil M.) "Rethinking Free Speech and Civil Liability," 109 Columbia Law Review 1650-1707 (2009).

"Data Mining and the Security-Liberty Debate," 75 University of Chicago Law Review 343-362 (2008).

"Preface," The Fourth Amendment: Origins and Original Meaning, 602-1791, by William J. Cuddihy. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.

"The New Vulnerability: Data Security and Personal Information," in Securing Privacy in the Internet Age, p. 111-136. Edited by Anupam Chander, Lauren Gelman and Margaret Jane Radin. Stanford, CA : Stanford Law Books, 2008.

"'I've Got Nothing to Hide' and Other Misunderstandings of Privacy," 44 San Diego Law Review 745-772 (2007).

"Privacy Torts," in Encyclopedia of Privacy, 429-434. Edited by William G. Staples. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007.

(with Richards, Neil M.) "Privacy's Other Path: Recovering the Law of Confidentiality." 96 Georgetown Law Journal 123-182 (2007).

"Reasonable Expectation of Privacy," in Encyclopedia of Privacy, 456-459. Edited by William G. Staples. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007.

"The First Amendment as Criminal Procedure." 82 New York University Law Review 112-176 (2007).

"A Brief History of Information Privacy Law," in Proskauer on Privacy p. 1-1 to 1-46. Ed. By Christopher Wolf. New York : Practising Law Institute, 2006.

(With Hoofnagle, Chris Jay.) "A Model Regime of Privacy Protection." 2006 University of Illinois Law Review 357-403 (2006).

"A Tale of Two Bloggers: Free Speech and Privacy in the Blogosphere." 84 Washington University Law Review 1195-1200 (2006).

"A Taxonomy of Privacy." 154 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 477-564 (2006).

"The Digital Person and the Future of Privacy." in Privacy and Technologies of Identity: A Cross-Disciplinary Conversation, edited by Katherine J. Strandburg & Daniela Stan Raicu. New York: Springer, 2006.

"Data Privacy and the Vanishing Fourth Amendment." 29 The Champion 20 (May, 2005).

"Fourth Amendment Codification and Professor Kerr's Misguided Call for Judicial Deference." (Symposium: Law and the Information Society). 74 Fordham Law Review 747-777 (2005).

"Melville's Billy Budd and Security in Times of Crisis." 26 Cardozo Law Review 2443-2470 (2005).

"The Origins and Growth of Information Privacy Law." in 6th Annual Institute on Privacy Law: Data Protection--The Convergence of Privacy and Security, v.1, p. 23-67 (2005).

"Privacy in the Digital Age: Information-Age Privacy Concerns are more Kafkaesque than Orwellian." 51 The Chronicle of Higher Education no. 16, p. B6-B8 (December 10, 2004).

"Reconstructing Electronic Surveillance Law." 72 George Washington Law Review 1264-1305 (2004).

"Identity Theft, Privacy, and the Architecture of Vulnerability." (Enforcing Privacy Rights Symposium). 54 Hastings Law Journal 1227-1276 (2003).

"The Origins and Growth of Information Privacy Law." in Fourth Annual Institute on Privacy Law: Protecting Your Client in a Security-Conscious World 29-83. New York: Practising Law Institute, 2003.

"The Virtues of Knowing Less: Justifying Privacy Protections Against Disclosure." 53 Duke Law Journal 967-1065 (2003).

"Access and Aggregation: Public Records, Privacy and the Constitution." 86 Minnesota Law Review 1137-1218 (2002).

"Conceptualizing Privacy." 90 California Law Review 1087-1155 (2002).

"Digital Dossiers and the Dissipation of the Fourth Amendment Privacy." 75 Southern California Law Review 1083-1167 (2002).

"Privacy and Power: Computer Databases and Metaphors for Information Privacy." 53 Stanford Law Review 1393 (2001).

"The Darkest Domain: Deference, Judicial Review, and the Bill of Rights." 84 Iowa Law Review 941-1023 (1999).

"Postures of Judging: An Exploration of Judicial Decisionmaking." 9 Cardozo Studies in Law and Literature 173-227 (1997).

"Faith Profaned: The Religious Freedom Restoration Act and Religion in the Prisons." 106 Yale Law Journal 459-491 (1996).



"The Multistate Bar Exam as a Theory of Law." Review of The MBE (Multistate Bar Examination): Sample MBE III: July 1998. 104 Michigan Law Review 1403-1406 (2006).

(With Sullivan, Michael). "Can Pragmatism be Radical? Richard Posner and Legal Pragmatism." Review of Law, Pragmatism and Democracy, by Richard Posner. 113 Yale Law Journal 687-741 (2003).

"Fictions About Fictions." Review of Constitutional Law as Fiction: Narrative in the Rhetoric of Authority, by Lewis H. LaRue. 105 Yale Law Journal 1439-1444 (1996).



"Why Privacy Matters Even If You Have 'Nothing to Hide,'" The Chronicle Review, May 20, 2011, at B11-B13.
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"Bright Ideas: Collins on Justice Holmes and Free Speech," Concurring Opinions (Aug. 30, 2010, 10:07 AM),

"Dizzied by Data," The Chronicle Review (Aug. 29, 2010),

"The Meaning and Value of Privacy," OPEN Magazine, 2010.

"Understanding Privacy," BNA Privacy & Security Law Reporter, Sept. 2008.

"The Future of Privacy," American Libraries, Sept. 2008, at 56-59.

"The End of Privacy," Scientific American, Sept. 2008, at 100-106.

"Testimony of Solove, Daniel J., Associate Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School." in Securing Consumers' Data: Options Following Security Breaches: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, p. 31-38 (May 11, 2005).