Google Counter Claim – Personal Web Search The EU recently announced what has quickly become known as the ‘Right-to-be-Forgotten’ Privacy ruling against Google. They must comply with an individuals request to remove ‘inadequate, irrelevant or no longer relevant personal data’.
Jessica’s parents were concerned when their 14 year old daughter suddenly withdrew from the family and they knew that there was more than just ‘teenage-angst’ involved. She became more secretive around her use of social media, particularly Facebook and Instagram and there was an incident of potential self-harm, but they were unable to gain any
Robert, 24 Graduate, was seeking to apply for a UK Public Sector position within the Home Office. He was advised that the position required an Enhanced Security Vetting which he realised would include a section on his ‘online footprint’. After 4 years in Tertiary Education it is fair to say that he was a regular
Martha, a married businesswoman from Cork, discovered that her personal Facebook account was posting explicit messages to friends and colleagues. The account, set up in a version of her name, was using her Facebook picture and some of her personal details, but was not her account. She immediately sent a request to Facebook to take