Pros-Cons of Implementing the Right to be Forgotten Rules in the ITE Law

  • Saharuddin Saharuddin Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Hukum (STIH) Amsir
Keywords: Right to be Forgotten, Electronic Information, Protection, ITE.


Article 26 paragraph (3) of Law number 19 the Year 2016 concerning Electronic Information and Transactions (The ITE Law) in Indonesian concerning the right to be forgotten. The contents of this article allow a person based on a court order to ask the electronic system administrator to delete irrelevant electronic information that is under their control. This provision conflicts with several other rights, which are also regulated in several laws. Like the location of the intersection right to be forgotten with the protection of personal data and public access to information.