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Old 05-25-2018, 02:30 AM
Lx_Nen
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Re: "New Music News" coming Saturday
They resent with a working link.

Violation of the GDPR is so Rock'nRoll!
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Old 05-25-2018, 03:08 AM
TheBang
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Re: Newsletter Opt-in and GDPR shenanigans
I renamed this thread to be about the newsletter, and discussion about the new music on Sat. can go in the World of Underworld thread.
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Old 05-25-2018, 05:16 AM
potatobroth
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Re: Newsletter Opt-in and GDPR shenanigans
They'd tried to tie their mandatory Opt-In email with a reason for you to Opt-In. Everyone is/was doing it this week.
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Old 05-25-2018, 05:49 AM
Geo
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Re: Newsletter Opt-in and GDPR shenanigans
All these mails with a request to confirm opt-in are totally unnecessary... A subscriber already gave permission, and is able to unsubscribe.
A lot of firms are risking ending up with an empty mailing list
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Old 05-25-2018, 06:14 AM
potatobroth
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Re: Newsletter Opt-in and GDPR shenanigans
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All these mails with a request to confirm opt-in are totally unnecessary... A subscriber already gave permission, and is able to unsubscribe.
A lot of firms are risking ending up with an empty mailing list
the downside for getting it wrong is astronomical. Something like $18mil (or 10% of annual rev) for first offense. (don't quote me on those but its crazy high.)
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Old 05-25-2018, 08:54 AM
Geo
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Re: Newsletter Opt-in and GDPR shenanigans
Yes, huge fines, but just for firms that keep on refusing compliance. Guess underworld HQ will be safe
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Old 05-25-2018, 01:18 PM
Billy Goat
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Re: "New Music News" coming Saturday
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Uh, no, I think you need to actually opt-in to continue receiving communications from them.
About 10 mins after I posted that comment I got the new email with the link working on it! 😂
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