News and Views from Ernster, the Law Library Virtual Cat.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Google, Europe, And The Right To Be Forgotten
In a decision handed down this week, the Court of
Justice of the European Union supported "the right to be forgotten". The Court
ordered Google to delete upon request search results that were shown to be
“inadequate, irrelevant or no longer relevant”. Read more here,
and see also this New York Times
Further, it seems that the take-down requests have
already begun, as discussed here.
(a.k.a. - legal stuff I have to say on advice of counsel)
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