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Peter Swire named a 2018 Andrew Carnegie Fellow

(April 25, 2018) Peter Swire has been named a 2018 Andrew Carnegie Fellow to study “Protecting Human Rights and National Security in the New Era of Data Nationalism.” The new project, with $200,000 in research funding, builds on the successful “Cross-Border Requests for Data Project,” whose main recommendations were incorporated into the CLOUD Act (Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data), enacted in 2018.

Swire Testimony in Landmark EU Privacy Case

Swire has published this 300-page expert statement on U.S. surveillance law as applied to EU privacy law, in the current case in Ireland challenging the legality of transferring personal data to the U.S.

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Privacy Czar Peter Swire Recognized with the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ 2015 Privacy Leadership Award

Washington, DC (March 6, 2015) – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), among its over 20,000 members, honored Peter Swire, an expert on privacy and cyber security and a professor of law, with the 2015 Privacy Leadership Award. Swire was recogniz

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Former White House Privacy Czar Peter Swire joins Alston & Bird’s Privacy and Security Practice

Peter is a member of Alston & Bird’s Privacy & Data Security Practice. Along with his continued full-time position at Georgia Tech, under university rules Peter is senior counsel at Alston & Bird.

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