EU regulators want the world ‘right to be forgotten’ by Google




Google would have received criticism from the European Union for the way it handles requests to remove search results. That’s because Deleted search results remain visible on the non-European versions of the engine.

That sets Reuters based on unnamed sources. The European Union should have held talks with Google, because it would not be with the way search results are made inaccessible. Pleased In Europe, states that individuals have the right to be regarded as information is no longer relevant, so that a request can be for Google to remove it. Filed forget that result

Google does this, however, only on the European version of its search engine, which removed results remain instance simply accessed through It is unclear whether Google may be required to also make search results on its non-European search engines inaccessible but probably would insist on Europe.

In addition, the European Union wants to learn more about how Google handles incoming takedown requests. The Internet giant assesses whether the result which is an incoming request is still socially relevant. The company is also considering the reliability of the source and how old the information is with the decision to make. Inaccessible a search result or not The European Union wants to establish clearer guidelines for Europeans on what grounds a search result to be removed.

The European Court said in May that people have the right to be forgotten, and it is therefore mandatory for search engines to delete privacy is at stake. classified Shortly after Google put a form online which a delete request to submit. According to the company, there are now requests come in to block. more than a quarter million web pages in search results


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