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Unearthed emails could be smoking gun in epic GDPR battle: Google, adtech giants 'know they break Euro privacy law'

David Nash Silver badge
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Re: Sorry, can't do that...

Exactly.

There seems to be an increasing tendency for users/inventors of new techniques to employ reasoning like "If we do X, it will be illegal, so the law must be changed" rather than "we can't do X because it's illegal".

See also Uber vs. taxi registration and employment laws; AirB&B vs hotel regulations, etc. etc.

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