Online privacy: the right to be forgotten

01-03-2012

Stimulated in part by some high-profile cases, there are increasing concerns about online privacy and for users to have more control over their data. Calls for the introduction of a right to be forgotten online have been tempered by concerns about its effect on freedom of expression, as well as more practical problems.

Stimulated in part by some high-profile cases, there are increasing concerns about online privacy and for users to have more control over their data. Calls for the introduction of a right to be forgotten online have been tempered by concerns about its effect on freedom of expression, as well as more practical problems.