Jan 282015
 
 January 28, 2015  Breaches, Business, Govt, Non-U.S.

Et tu, Mexico?  Reuters reports:

Mexico’s federal transparency body said it had initiated proceedings to impose sanctions on the Mexican unit of Google Inc for possible breach of the country’s data protection law.

The Federal Institute for Information Access and Data Protection (IFAI) said it had taken the step following a request from an unidentified person who had asked Google Mexico to erase his personal data from the search engine and to stop using it.

In a statement, the IFAI said it received the request in September 2014 after Google Mexico ignored the person’s wishes.

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