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When Do You Stand Up And Say NO’?

“Cory talks about how Airbnb and other tech companies try to circumvent local regulation by lobbying statehouses.”

Priya Anand

The Full Story

Been saying it for years .. large companies get away with bypassing local laws just by ignoring them and then paying the odd paltry fine when someone stands up and says no … enough. Another reason why I think GDPR needs to be tried out in courts. Properly. Soon.

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