Missed Opportunity – Dutch Supreme Court Copy-Pastes Google Spain Judgment

In a judgment dated 24 February 2017 the Dutch Supreme Court followed the considerations of the EU Court of Justice in the Google Spain judgment regarding the right to be forgotten. Although the Dutch court must adhere to the judgments of the EU Court of Justice, this is nevertheless a missed opportunity. Particularly because this way established case law of another European court, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), and of the Dutch Supreme Court itself is brushed aside very easily, without

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