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    OLG Düsseldorf cancels BKartA decision on Facebook

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    On 26 August 2019, the 1st Cartel Senate of the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, chaired by Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kühnen, ordered the suspensive effect of the Facebook Group’s complaints. These complaints are directed against restrictions imposed by the Federal Cartel Office on Facebook in the processing of user data. See this message and the […] More

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    Data protection authority may ban operation of Facebook page

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    The Federal Administrative Court has ruled that the operator of a company page on Facebook may be obliged to shut down his fan page if the digital infrastructure provided by Facebook is serious under data protection law. defects. The purpose of the review procedure before us was an order from the Schleswig-Holstein Data Protection Authority […] More

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    Facebook must recover deleted post

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    The 13th Civil Senate of the Higher Regional Court of Oldenburg has in an urgent procedure obliged Facebook to reinstate an originally deleted post. The right to freedom of expression would otherwise be unduly restricted, the judges said. The complaining Facebook user had criticised a member of the Central Council of Muslims on his account, […] More