About Us

The Student Journal of Information Privacy Law (“SJIPL”) is an online publication produced by the Maine Law Information Privacy Association. SJIPL seeks to give Maine Law students an outlet for publishing high-quality articles or commentary relevant to the area of information privacy & data security law. For more information about the types of writing we publish, please see our submissions page.

Maine Law is at the forefront of information privacy legal education in the country. The school’s curriculum includes a wide range of relevant coursework, and students are able to obtain an information privacy certificate upon graduation. Maine Law also hosts the Information Privacy Summer Institute and participates in the International Association of Privacy Professionals (“IAPP”) Privacy Pathways Program. Maine Law’s information privacy program has been recognized as a Tier 1 program by the IAPP.

The opinions expressed in the SJIPL represent those of the student authors and do not reflect those of Maine Law or The University of Maine System. All publications on this site are for informational purposes only. They do not constitute legal advice and should not be relied on as legal advice.