To avoid getting stopped by: to avoid certain things in a clever or dishonest way.
1) We circumvented the problem by using a different programme.
2) He found a way to circumvent the law.
Latin cirvumventus, past participle of circumvenire, from circum + venire which means 'to come'.
beat, bypaas, dodge, get around, shortcut, skirt
comply, follow, keep, obey.