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Google panel says 'right to be forgotten' should be EU only

Friday 6 February 2015 | 13:58 CET | News
Google's advisory council on the European Court of Justice's "right to be forgotten" ruling has published a report saying that the requirement should apply to search sites based in Europe rather than the rest of the company's sites around the world. The council featured experts such as former German justice minister Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, and was co-chaired by Google's chairman Eric Schmidt and its chief legal officer David Drummond. The report published by the panel of experts backed Google's narrower interpretation of the Court of Justice's

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Companies: Google
Countries: Europe
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