INWEND: Using CBR to automate legal assessment in the context of the EU General Data Protection Regulation

Clarissa Dietrich, Sebastian Schriml, Ralph Bergmann, Benjamin Raue

In: Proceedings of the "Lernen, Wissen, Daten, Analysen" (LWDA) 2020 Workshops: KDML, FGWM, FGWI-BIA, and FGDB. GI-Workshop-Tage "Lernen, Wissen, Daten, Analysen" (LWDA-2020) befindet sich Intelligent Future Days (IFD) 2020 September 9-11 Bonn/ St. Augustin (ONLINE) Germany Seiten 192-201 2020.


The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which governs the processing of personal data in all EU Member States, contains an exemption for “purely personal or household activities”. Whether this so-called household exemption covers the setup of an online communication forum, particularly on a social media or chat platform, is a question of the individual case. We present a case-based reasoning approach to automatically assessing a scenario provided by the user and generating a tailored legal recommendation.

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Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence