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Re: Legal requirements RE: statistics

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2002 14:52:24 -0800
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To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 10:27 PM +0000 1/14/02, David Woolley wrote:
>  > the comissioners, or both, who changed. As far as I know the committees
>>  organising Olympic Games are almost completely independent, and given that
>>  Salt Lake is in another country they are not the first place I would look to
>>  see a change in approach.
>In addition, very few web developers are probably even aware of the
>Sydney court case, and the people responsible for the Salt Lake site are
>probably like any other commercial site developer in this respect.

And certainly there's little reason for a web developer in, say, Brazil
to take note of laws in Australia that don't apply to them, especially a
case that was not highly publicized. I mean, you can probably get jailed
and shot in China for some of the things on my web site, but I am not
likely to give a damn about what they might think.


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