Auteur: Geert Van Calster (GAVC Law)
In  EWHC 799 the High Court granted one and refused another delisting request, otherwise known as the ‘right to be forgotten’ following the CJEU’s judgment in Google Spain.
Of interest to data protection lawyers
Of interest to data protection lawyers is Warby J’s excellent review of the test to be applied (particularly within the common law context of misuse of private information).
Of interest to all readers
Of interest to readers, is what is not yet part of the High Court’s ruling: the precise wording of the delisting order.
Particularly: defendant is Google LLC, a US-based company. Will the eventual delisting order in the one case in which it was granted, include worldwide wording?
Relevant case-law worldwide
For our discussion of relevant case-law worldwide, see here.