Hedge Funds, Google, and the “Right to be Forgotten”

Weighing the risks and rewards of using the “Right to be Forgotten” (RTBF) ruling for hedge fund managers.

As many readers may already be aware, the EU’s Court of Justice (EUCJ) has recently issued a ruling on the right to be forgotten that allows for private EU citizens to request certain links (search results) be taken down if they meet the court’s criteria. As many as 70,000 – 80,000 requests have been submitted already and the story is constantly developing as Google and the media affected by the ruling have begun reacting to it. Read more