Monthly Archives: March 2015

Why the CASL-related amendments to the Competition Act will matter

The Competition Bureau filed a notice of application to the Competition Tribunal yesterday, brought against Aviscar, Budgetcar, and their parent company, Avis Budget Group Inc. The notice alleges that the companies engaged in deceptive marketing practices by failing to disclose … Continue reading

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$1.1 million penalty under CASL offers few surprises

The moment that so many people have been waiting for arrived this morning when the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced publicly for the first time that it has issued a Notice of Violation under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), … Continue reading

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