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Google VS. EU - First Search Histories, Now Photos

by Mike Levin SEO & Datamaster, 06/14/2007

arallsopp writes “European data protection laws restrict the commercial use of photographs where individuals are identifiable. The law sets extra requirements for so-called sensitive personal data: it demands explicit consent, not just notification: ‘If Google’s multi-lens camera cars come to Europe and inadvertently find themselves taking pictures of persons leaving a church or sexual health clinic, they may just need to pull over and start picking up signatures.’”
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