Privacy is a relatively new area of law, and is still developing. Most states do recognize an individual's right to privacy to varying degrees. In general, courts look at whether a person had a "reasonable expectation of privacy" to measure whether there was an invasion of privacy.

Unfortunately, invasion of privacy can occur in many different ways. Take a look through Avvo's guides and questions below to learn some ways to protect your rights, and also respect the rights of other people.