SPAMMER FINED – JOHN LEWIS

In a move that sky news are saying could set precedent here in the UK , major retailer, John Lewis, has been called a SPAMMER and fined by a county court judge for sending unsolicited email contrary to the electronic communications and privacy directive of 2003. Roddy Mansfield who happens to be a producer for sky news has successfully taken direct action against John Lewis in the county court system and won. The arguments that Mr Mansfield registered his details with John Lewis and had the opportunity to untick the box and also that by browsing their website he had entered into negotiation with the company and they were only sending him goods and services that he could reasonably expect…