The Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) had filed an action against Google Inc. and Google Switzerland GmbH concerning Google Street View in Switzerland.The FDPIC’s claims were basically identical to his earlier recommendations (for details see the News dated 02.10.2009 and 27.01.2010). The court’s decision was published in April 2011 on the court’s website (decision A-7040/2009).
As a consequence of the Federal Administrative Court’s decision, Google must ensure that:
The decision may be appealed by Google to the Federal Supreme Court for a final decision.
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