Author Archives: © Alessandro Mantelero

A few notes about the Google case and the right to be forgotten

The decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union reopens the debate on the right to be forgotten (see Mantelero, 2013). The Court has affirmed: “As the data subject may, in the light of his fundamental rights under … Continue reading

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NSA: The Google request

UNITED STATES FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE COURT W ASHJNGTON, D.C. IN RE AMENDED MOTION FOR DECLARATORY JUDGMENT OF GOOGLE INC.’S FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHT TO PUBLISH INFORMATION ABOUT FISA ORDERS ) ) ) ) ) ) Docket No. Misc. 13-03 AMENDED MOTION … Continue reading

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Competitive value of data protection: the impact of data protection regulation on online behaviour

Abstract The increasing demand from individuals to have their privacy respected or to take decisions about the management of their information assumes a significant role in business activities and it becomes an important element for building public trust in service … Continue reading

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The EU Proposal for a General Data Protection Regulation and the roots of the ‘right to be forgotten’

Abstract The EU Proposal for a General Data Protection Regulation has caused a wide debate between lawyers and legal scholars and many opinions have been voiced on the issue of the right to be forgotten. In order to analyse the … Continue reading

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