Category Archives: Cases

28 U.S.C. § 1782 discovery

What constitutes a “foreign or international tribunal” and whether that term includes private commercial arbitrations conducted outside the United States? On July 8, 2020, the US Court of Appeals for Second Circuit addressed that very question in a matter captioned In re Application and Petition of Hanwei Guo as reported by Mayer|Brown The Second Circuit’s [...]

‘Right to be forgotten’ – 2 claimants v Google

Catching up with my backlog of news. News on 13th April 2018: Search engine giant Google has been ordered to remove links to articles about the historic criminal convictions of a businessman in the first ‘right to be forgotten’ case to be decided in England and Wales. Ruling in NT 1 and NT 2 v [...]

Data protection (under current DPA) appeal cases

Just catching up on my tweets and found an interesting post curated by “The Data Chain” an online paper (setup by me). This interesting post: “Data protection in the Court of Appeal & the right to be forgotten” – not #GDPR-related – but will be significant post-GDPR era (from 25th May 2018 onwards). The appeal [...]