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Commerce in data and the dynamically limited alienability rule

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Commerce in some data is, and should be, limited by the law because some data embody values and interests—in particular, human dignity—that may be detrimentally affected by trade. In this Article, drawing on the Roman law principles regarding res extra commercium, we investigate the example of personal data as regulated under the EU Charter and the GDPR. We observe that transactions in personal data are not forbidden but subject to what we call a dynamically limited alienability rule. This ru...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1017/glj.2020.47

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Law
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6065-3730
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
German Law Journal Journal website
Volume:
21
Issue:
5
Pages:
924-943
Publication date:
2020-08-28
Acceptance date:
2019-10-08
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ISSN:
2071-8322
Source identifiers:
1061264
Language:
English
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pubs:1061264
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uuid:400f3735-0482-40ae-be1c-3e129571da11
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pubs:1061264
Deposit date:
2019-10-08

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