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Cell phone privacy breaches: forgiven for now
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 22 2015

Courts continue to assert the high privacy interest in cell phones, following the pronouncements of the highest courts in both Canada and the US. A


Smart changes to paying by smartphone? Canadian Code of Conduct extends to mobile payments
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2015

After much anticipation, the Canadian federal government finally announced on April 13, 2015 amendments to the Code of Conduct for the Credit and


Canada fines Arizona telemarketer for violating Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2015

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), the federal telecommunications regulator, recently fined an Arizona-based


Beacon Technology: a primer for retailers
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 9 2015

Beacon Technology or Bluetooth Low Energy Beacons (collectively, "Beacons") are becoming a major technological advancement available to Canadian


Dating site pays CRTC $48,000 for alleged CASL violation
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 31 2015

On March 25, 2015, the CRTC announced that online dating site operator Plentyoffish Media Inc. has entered into an undertaking and paid the CRTC $48


CRTC shows great interest in US-based robocaller offering low credit card rates - $145,000 fine imposed
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • March 30 2015

For the second time in a month, the CRTC has imposed a penalty against a foreign telemarketer. In the most recent case, an administrative monetary


CRTC dramatically shifts Canadian television regulation
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 26 2015

On March 12 and March 19, 2015, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (the "CRTC") released the second and third major


Downloads of ringtones and ringbacks are not a communication to the public subject to a tariff
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2015

This was a dispute over a tariff requiring Rogers to pay royalties to SOCAN in respect of ringtones and ringbacks (Tariff 24) as a communication of a


Canadian Competition Bureau steps up enforcement efforts, including first CASL-related proceeding
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • March 24 2015

Although Canada's Competition Bureau (Bureau) has been focused the past year on enhancing its advocacy and competition compliance roles, the Bureau


The future of over-the-air television in Canada
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 18 2015

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released two policy decisions on January 29, 2015, both of which were a