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Discussion on: I was emailed after abandoning a registration form. I did not click Submit. This is not ok.

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Haris Secic

Super funny, love it, it's basically trolling.

On the other hand they could be in range of law where they have the right to keep these things and send such emails. Some sites have Terms & Conditions which makes them avoid these kind of things. I don't think this can go directly under CAN-SPAM. You actually went to the site filled in email yourself willingly giving away the address. Now it might be in T&C on their site that you accept such thing if you proceed.

Problem for them might be that you didn't press "I accept / agree / Allow ..." and they just have the info somewhere hidden which I'm unsure how much would it make an issue for them.

lifelongthinker profile image

T&Cs always have to abide by law. Companies can write in their T&Cs what they want, that does not make them lawfully sound and solid.