26 Jun '13, 7am

Opinion: Search Engines Not Responsible for Deleting Personal Data From Index

Opinion: Search Engines Not Responsible for Deleting Personal Data From Index

Google doesn't have to delete sensitive personal information from its search engine index, according to a recommendation to the European Court of Justice. Google's vindication came in a recommendation to the Court of Justice by advocate general Niilo Jääskinen. It was part of a case brought against the search engine firm by a Spanish citizen looking to have potentially libelous website data removed from Google's search index. In the ruling , Jääskinen said that Google and other search engines are not subject to privacy requirements under existing European data protection law. "Search engine service providers are not responsible, on the basis of the Data Protection Directive, for personal data appearing on web pages they process," the court said in communicating Jääskinen's opinion. He explained that based on present law citizens don't have a right to be removed from search...

Full article: http://searchenginewatch.com/article/2277417/Opinion-Sear...

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