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

    Additionally, Peter Fleischer of the Google Global Privacy Counsel said, "We also know some tough debates lie ahead. The Telegraph reported the House of Lords committee had ruled the "Right to be Forgotten" law is both "unworkable and wrong.

  2. Google, Facebook, Microsoft & Others Join Forces to Fight NSA Spying

    Microsoft's general counsel Brad Smith said: "People won't use technology they don't trust. Reflecting previous rhetoric from all the companies, including joint letters and petitions, the demands made of the US government also match up with the USA...

  3. Renewed Calls for Privacy Law Following Facebook FTC Settlement

    Michael Richter, Facebook's current chief privacy counsel, is set to fill the new chief privacy officer, products, role. Markey and his co-chair of the House Privacy Caucus, Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, have sent Facebook and other digital media firms...

  4. Google Adds Republican Lobbyist

    Google earlier this month added Stewart Jeffries, House Judiciary Committee antitrust counsel for Republicans, and the company "hopes to add one more Republican to its federal relations staff," which is headed by Pablo Chavez, Politico reported.

  5. Privacy Roundup: Google Street View, French Law, and Congressional Hearings

    Google Deputy General Counsel Nicole Wong also appeared at the hearing. Vice President of Policy and Head of Privacy Anne Toth today testified at the House Energy & Commerce Committee subcommittee's "Behavioral Advertising: Industry Practices and...

  6. Top 5 SEM Industry Frustrations

    Middle managers need counsel on just how to do this, and junior people need specific guidance. I can't believe this still happens, but in the time it usually takes your in-house labor to correct the problems, you could have trained a local team to...

  7. SearchDay: What's on your Mind?

    Scheduled to testify are: Jane Horvath, Google Senior Privacy CounselMike Hintze, Microsoft Associate General Counsel, Legal & Corporate AffairsChris Kelly, Facebook Chief Privacy Officer For Google's part, Horvath says she'll be focusing on the...

  8. Trademark Law - What Search Marketers Should Know, Part 1

    If it's a link from an algorithmic search result, then we will tell the trademark owner to deal directly with the site," says Eve Chaurand-Fraser, senior corporate counsel and online compliance officer with IAC Search or

  9. Search and the Law: Attorney Deborah Wilcox

    At your panel, the legal counsel representing suggested that they are protected from lawsuits because they don't sell keywords, they sell ad space. House May Conduct Hearings on Google/DoubleClick Deal, ClickZ

  10. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 1)

    Search marketers are already well equipped to catch copyright infringement online, and applying this basic knowledge of the law will, in most cases, save you the costs of an attorney and make you adequately equipped to act as your own legal counsel.