invasion of privacy


invasion of privacy
A violation of the right of privacy. See privacy.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • invasion of privacy — invasion of privacy: the tort of unjustifiably intruding upon another s right to privacy by appropriating his or her name or likeness, by unreasonably interfering with his or her seclusion, by publicizing information about his or her private… …   Law dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — n. a wrongful intrusion into, or exposure of, one s private affairs such as to cause humiliation or mental suffering to a person of average sensibilities …   English World dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — noun the wrongful intrusion by individuals or the government into private affairs with which the public has no concern • Hypernyms: ↑tort, ↑civil wrong * * * an encroachment upon the right to be let alone or to be free from publicity. [1885 90] * …   Useful english dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — The unwarranted appropriation or exploitation of one s personality, publicizing one s private affairs with which public has no legitimate concern, or wrongful intrusion into one s private activities, in such a manner as to cause mental suffering …   Black's law dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — The unwarranted appropriation or exploitation of one s personality, publicizing one s private affairs with which public has no legitimate concern, or wrongful intrusion into one s private activities, in such a manner as to cause mental suffering …   Black's law dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — intrusion into one s private place, blow to privacy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • invasion of privacy — an encroachment upon the right to be let alone or to be free from publicity. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • invasion of privacy — an occasion when someone finds out or uses information about your private life, especially illegally …   English dictionary

  • Invasion of privacy (disambiguation) — The term invasion of privacy may refer to: *Invasion of privacy the US legal concept. *Invasion of Privacy (song) a single by Gary Wilson. *Privacy invasive software computer software that invades privacy …   Wikipedia

  • Invasion of Privacy (song) — Infobox Single | Name = Invasion of Privacy 7 Type = 7 Single Artist = Gary Wilson Released = 1980 Recorded = 1980? Genre = Experimental rock Length = ? Catalogue No. = ? Label = MCP Records Producer = Gary Wilson Reviews = | Last single =… …   Wikipedia


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