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EU: Article 29 Working Party meets major search engines

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • August 11 2014

Back in May this year, the CJEU handed down a ruling which will impact not only search engines, but companies all over the world who process data in

Top 10 tips following Google's recent CJEU judgment

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 5 2014

You may have read about the recent European Court of Justice decision regarding Google in Spain and "the right to be forgotten". For an overview of

ICO yet to release official guidance following Google ECJ decision

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 2 2014

Last week the ECJ delivered a landmark ruling which sent shockwaves through the global search engine's European platform. The story has been reported

Use of the internet in the fight against corruption: the Google decision and the law of unintended consequences

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2014

The great irony of the European Court of Justice's ("CJEU") decision concerning Google and the 'right to be forgotten' is that the original

Google forced to forget, following European Court of Justice decision

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • May 20 2014

For first time The Court of Justice of the European Union (the “CJEU”) applies the right to be forgotten to a non-EU based internet search engine

Google fined maximum amount permitted by French data protection authorities in latest round in the battle over its privacy policy (more fines to follow?)

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • January 14 2014

Back in January 2012 Google announced that, as of 1 March 2012, it would replace the privacy policies applicable to each of its online services with

Everyone's nightmare: privacy and data breach risks

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union, Global, USA
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  • May 22 2013

The rapid growth of information in electronim form has resulted in a concomitant exposure of companies to risks and liabilities arising from the

Customers can resell copies of downloaded software; developers can try to stop them

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 4 2012

Yesterday, 3 July 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in UsedSoft v. Oracle that online purchasers of software may resell copies of their downloads provided that they render the original download usable

Downloads can be "re-sold"; but buyers are not "lawful acquirers"

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • May 1 2012

A preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-sell and re-distribute software that has been acquired by purely online means

The Advocate General considers the principle of exhaustion of rights in downloaded software

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • April 30 2012

In a decision that makes software developers' fight against piracy more difficult, a preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in Case C-12811 UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-distribute not only software that has been initially delivered on physical media whose ultimate origin can be verified, but also software that has been acquired by purely online means and whose legitimacy cannot be ascertained by consumers