Big brother watch and others v UK: Lessons from the latest Strasbourg ruling on bulk surveillance

van der Sloot, B. & Kosta, E., 2019, 10 p.. No. 58170/13, 62322/14 and 24960/15, No. ECLI:CE:ECHR:2018:0913JUD005817013 , Sep 13, 2018. (European Data Protection Law Review; vol. 5, no. 2, p. 252 -261)

Government access to user data: Towards more meaningful transparency reports

Kosta, E. & Brewczyńska, M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Regulating industrial internet through IPR, data protection and competition law. Ballardini, R., Kuoppamäki, P. & Pitkänen, O. (eds.). KLUWER LAW INT

Privacy and identity management. Fairness, accountability, and transparency in the age of big data: 13th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.6/11.7, 11.6/SIG 9.2.2 International Summer School, Vienna, Austria, August 20-24, 2018, revised selected papers

Kosta, E. (ed.), Pierson, J. (ed.), Slamanig, D. (ed.), Fischer-Hübner, S. (ed.) & Krenn, S. (ed.), 2019, Springer International. 281 p. (IFIP AICT Tutorials; vol. 547)


Looking for some light through the lens of “cryptowar” history: Policy options for law enforcement authorities against “going dark”

Koops, B-J. & Kosta, E., 2018, In : Computer Law and Security Review. 34, 4, p. 890-900 11 p.

Privacy and identity management. The smart evolution: 12th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.5, 9.6/11.7, 11.6/SIG 9.2.2 International Summer School, Ispra, Italy, September 4-8, 2017, revised selected papers

Hansen, M. (ed.), Kosta, E. (ed.), Nai-Fovino, I. (ed.) & Fischer-Hübner, S. (ed.), 2018, Springer International. 371 p. (IFIP AICT Tutorials; vol. 526)

SSHD v Watson & Ors: A “thin” nail on the coffin of UK data retention legislation: Case note on Secretary of State for the Home Department v Watson and Others [2018] EWCA Civ 70

Kosta, E., 2018, 5 p.. (European Data Protection Law Review; vol. 4, no. 4, p. 520-524)

The retention of communications data in Europe and the UK

Kosta, E., 2018, Law, policy and the internet. Edwards, L. (ed.). Hart Publishing, p. 193-212 20 p.

The smart world revolution

Kosta, E., Nai-Fovino, I., Fischer-Hübner, S., Hansen, M., Raab, C., Sanchez, I. & Whitehouse, D., 2018, Privacy and identity management. The smart revolution : 12th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.5, 9.6/11.7, 11.6/SIG 9.2.2 International Summer School, Ispra, Italy, September 4-8, 2017, revised selected papers. Kosta, E., Pierson, J., Slamanig, D., Fischer-Huebner, S. & Krenn, S. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 3-12 10 p. (IFIP AICT; vol. 526).

Tsohou, Aggeliki, & Kosta, E. (2017). Enabling valid informed consent for location tracking through privacy awareness of users: A process theory. Computer Law and Security Review, 33(4)

Macenaite, M., & Kosta, E. (2017). Consent for processing children’s personal data in the EU: following in US footsteps? Information & Communications Technology Law, 26(2), 146-197.

Kamara, I., & Kosta, E. (2016). Do not track initiatives: Regaining the lost user control. International Data Privacy Law, 6(4), 276-290.

Koops, Bert Jaap, Roosendaal, Arnold, Kosta, Eleni, Lieshout, M. van, & Oldhoff, Elaine (2016). Privacy Impact Assessment Wet op de inlichtingen- en veiligheidsdiensten 20xx.: PI.lab.

Kamara, Irene, & Kosta, Eleni (2016). Do Not Track initiatives: regaining the lost user control. International Data Privacy Law

Kosta, Eleni (2016). The Dutch regulation of cookies. European Data Protection Law Review, 97.

B. van den Berg & S. van der Hof (Eds.) (2016) 3D Printing: Legal, philosophical and economic dimensions. The Hague: TMC Asser Press | Springer.

Kosta, Eleni, & Stuurman, Kees (2015). Technical standards and the draft general data protection regulation. In Delimatsis Panagiotis (Ed.), The Law, Economics and Politics of International Standardization (pp. 434-459).: Cambridge University Press.




Other activities

Associate time.lex law firm (Brussels, Belgium)

Registered lawyer at Heraklion Bar Association (Greece) (on leave since 01.01.2006)

Associate editor International Review of Law, Computers & Technology, published by Taylor & Francis

Member editorial board of the Information Technology and Law Series, TMC Asser Press/Springer

Member FI-PPP Working Group on Policy, Regulation and Governance (representing the FI-STAR project)

Member Ethics Advisory Board of the EU FP7 research project EURECA (Enabling information re-Use by linking clinical REsearch and CAre)

Member of the Ethics Advisory Board of the EU FP7 research project EXPERIMEDIA (Experiments in live social and networked media experiences)

Member of the ENISA Experts list for assisting in the implementation of the ENISA Work Programme, ENISA P/06/12/CEI

Prof. Dr. Eleni Kosta is full Professor of Technology Law and Human Rights at the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society (TILT, Tilburg University, the Netherlands). Eleni obtained her law degree at the University of Athens (Greece) in 2002 and a Masters degree in Public Law at the same University in 2004. In 2005 she completed an LL.M. in legal informatics at the University of Hannover (Germany) and in 2011 she was awarded the title of Doctor of Laws at the KU Leuven (Belgium) with a thesis on consent in data protection. Eleni is conducting research on privacy and data protection, specialising in electronic communications and new technologies, as well as on health law. She has been involved in numerous EU research projects and is teaching "Technology & Intellectual Property Rights" at the LLM Law & Technology of the Tilburg Law School.

Personal website: https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/webwijs/show/e.kosta-2/