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RE: Exemptions and Exceptions...?

From: Amy Colando (LCA) <acolando@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2012 22:06:51 +0000
To: "rob@blaeu.com" <rob@blaeu.com>, "public-tracking@w3.org" <public-tracking@w3.org>
Message-ID: <81152EDFE766CB4692EA39AECD2AA5B6023CEC3A@TK5EX14MBXC296.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
What about "override" for exemption, as defined below?

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From: Rob van Eijk
Sent: 1/30/2012 9:16 PM
To: public-tracking@w3.org
Subject: Re: Exemptions and Exceptions...?

On 30-1-2012 22:02, Aleecia M. McDonald wrote:
> (...)
>        Exceptions: ways in which third parties might still collect and/or use data. For example, "Sample corporation collected this data and they use it only for fraud prevention, as per the fraud exception."
>
>        Exemptions: sites that a user has allowed to track them, specifically. We used this word to get away from saying "opt back in," which gets into all sorts of international complications and is not so great as terminology. For example, "The user turned on Do Not Track globally, but ExampleCo has a site-specific exemption."
>
> (...)
>        Aleecia
>
I propose to explicitly add these definitions and examples to the text,
as for non native speakers like myself, it makes the text by far less
confusing.

Rob
Received on Monday, 30 January 2012 22:07:35 UTC

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