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CRTC finds something fishy about dating site's unsubscribe mechanism, operator nets $48,000 fine under anti-spam law
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2015

In its second publicly announced decision under Canada's Anti-Spam Law (CASL), the CRTC has issued a $48,000 administrative monetary penalty against


First blood: CRTC imposes $1.1 million fine in first ever finding under anti-spam law
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • March 5 2015

Eight months after Canada's Anti-Spam Law (CASL) came into force, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has made


Global privacy authorities urge app marketplaces to make links to privacy policies mandatory
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • February 6 2015

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada and 22 other privacy authorities worldwide recently issued an open letter to the operators of seven leading app


Corporate disclosure on social media: don't get poked by regulators
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 6 2014

Social media can provide reporting issuers with a fast and efficient means for communicating with shareholders and is an increasingly popular means


Landmark decision recognizes an individual's right to privacy over his or her online activities
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • August 15 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada recently released its decision in the landmark case of R. V. Spencer, in which it found that a police request to an


Social media and the workplace
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • August 5 2014

Social media has transformed almost every aspect of daily life; employment relationships are no exception. Employers have addressed these novel


Les relations du travail à l'ère des médias sociaux
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • August 5 2014

La place prépondérante que les réseaux sociaux ont prise dans la vie courante des gens au cours des dernières années s’est également illustrée au sein


B.C. Supreme Court certifies class action against Facebook
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 9 2014

On May 30, 2014, the British Columbia Supreme Court released its decision inDouez v. Facebook, granting the Plaintiff's motion to certify a claim for


Canada finalizes anti-spam regulations; new anti-spam rules in effect July 2014
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • December 6 2013

The Canadian government has finalized long-awaited regulations made under Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL), announcing at the same time that the core of


Online crime bill would expand investigative powers in the Competition Act
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • December 6 2013

For the second time, the federal government is attempting to significantly expand the investigative powers of the Commissioner of Competition