Reasonable Consent?


“Finally, the Times says it is not a job that anyone is likely to want, but reading the terms and conditions of Britain’s most popular websites would be almost a full-time occupation.

“The paper has been doing a bit of research and discovered that if the average Briton wanted to read the small print of every website they visit in a typical year, it would take 124 working days. This is equivalent to about six months of full-time employment.

“The Times says the T&Cs of the country’s 10 most-visited websites amount to more words than Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Hamlet and The Tempest put together.”