News: Google takes a new approach to the “right to be forgotten” in response to regulator pressure

10 03 2016

google-headquarters-signStarting this week, Google will implement “right to be forgotten” requests on all Google search engines (including Google.com) accessed from the country of the person making the request.  This change will be implemented retrospectively to all delisting carried out under the Google Spain ruling. Read the rest of this entry »





Google Spain: Article 29 Working Party Issues Guidelines for De-Listing Decisions

28 11 2014

spain-google_110421_620x350The EU Article 29 Working Party, has adopted Guidelines on the implementation of the CJEU’s judgment in the case of Google Spain v AEPD and Costeja. Read the rest of this entry »





Google, Data Protection and de-indexing: the misconceived attempt to exempt Google.com

23 10 2014

GoogleGoogle has recently confirmed that it is refusing to extend its “de-indexing” procedures following the Google Spain decision to Google.com.  This position is legally indefensible and is likely to be challenged in an EU court in the near future. Read the rest of this entry »