French Court Rejects Google Bid To Nix Privacy Fine Notice

Law360, New York (February 7, 2014, 3:18 PM EST) -- A French judge on Friday rejected Google Inc.'s bid to suspend an order requiring it to post a notice on the French version of its website disclosing a recent €150,000 ($204,000) fine issued by the country's data protection authority over allegedly unlawful privacy policy changes.

The ruling issued by a judge from the Conseil d'Etat, which is the country's top court for administrative proceedings, came in response to a petition filed by Google last month for the suspension of its obligation to notify users of its...
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