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Is Web Scraping Legal? Top 3 Legal Issues in Web Scraping

Before 2000, web scraping was a gray area in the legal system of US. There was no┬ásignificant precedent around web scraping. The first time a company was sued for web scraping related activities happened on December 10, 1999, Ebay v. Bidder’s Edge. Bidder’s Edge was…