Press Gazette reports that Google has lost a round in court as it was unable to get the High Court to dismiss Max Mosley’s lawsuit:
The High Court has refused to block legal action brought by former Formula One boss Max Mosley (pictured, Reuters) over the continuing availability on Google of images of him at a sex party.
Mr Justice Mitting, sitting in London, said last week that the claim brought against US-based Google Inc under the Data Protection Act was “not such that it has no real prospect of success” and should continue.
He said: “On the contrary, it seems to me to be a viable claim which raises questions of general public interest which ought to proceed to trial.”
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