Currently, a large-scale warning wave regarding the use of Google Fonts on websites and the associated forwarding of IP addresses of site visitors to the USA is probably once again under way. According to this, various lawyer and legal portals are currently reporting on this and at the same time informing that the individual warnings should not be paid immediately and instead passed on to legal protection. In essence, it is always about the fact that the respective IP addresses are automatically transmitted to Google through the use of Google Fonts, thereby committing a data protection offence. so but Google also reacted and clarifies, among other things, that “the fact that Google’s servers necessarily receive IP addresses in order to transmit fonts is not specific to Google [ist] and corresponds to the functioning of the Internet.”:
Let’s see how long the business model of the warning letters can continue, many lawyers are now suing the mass warning letters.
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