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  1. Google Responds to 'Right to Be Forgotten' Questionnaire

    In light of the most recent European ruling on the so-called "Right to Be Forgotten," Google issued a public, or what it called "transparent," response to a questionnaire it received from the Article 29 Working Party, an organization comprised of...

  2. Hidden From Google: New Website Reveals 'Forgotten' Search Results

    In the wake of recent European rulings on the "right to be forgotten", a new website has popped up. In every corner of the world we've seen organizations and individuals taking on search engines. Model Maria Belen Rodriguez filed a lawsuit against...

  3. Bing Launches Search Removal Request Form in Europe

    Microsoft's search engine Bing has finally responded to the recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) "right to be forgotten" ruling. If you are a European resident and want to request that Microsoft block search results on Bing in response to...

  4. EU Commissioner Hints at YouTube Probe After Google Investigation

    The European competition commissioner Joaquín Almunia has suggested that when he completes his antitrust investigation into Google, he might follow it with a YouTube study. The Google investigation has been going on since 2011, with the European...

  5. Google Begins Removing Search Results to Comply With 'Right to be Forgotten'

    Google has started removing search results, following the European Court of Justice landmark "right to be forgotten" ruling in May. This week we're starting to take action on the removals requests that we've received," A Google spokesperson told...

  6. Google Censorship Ruling in Canada Has Worldwide Implications

    Also in May, European courts ruled in favor of a Spanish man who brought a case against Google due to search results that contained "embarrassing" financial information – the case that has become widely known as the "right to be forgotten.

  7. Google Will Alert Searchers About 'Right to Be Forgotten' Link Removals

    Google plans to place an alert at the bottom of each page where it has removed links, after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled last month that users can request that "inadequate, irrelevant, or no longer relevant" links be taken down...

  8. 5 Fast Facts about the EU's Privacy Ruling on Google

    On May 13, the European Court of Justice (ECJ), the highest court in Europe, ruled against Google in a landmark privacy case, asserting that EU citizens have a "right to be forgotten. The European Court of Justice is equivalent to the United States...