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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


CRTC sends shot across the bow to international telemarketers; issues $200,000 fine to US company selling cruise vacations
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • March 11 2015

In a precedent-setting ruling, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has issued its first penalty to a foreign-based


CRTC claims its first victim under Canada’s anti-spam law
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • Canada
  • March 10 2015

Canada's anti-spam Law (CASL), enforced by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), requires that businesses and


$1.1 million penalty issued under Canada’s new anti-spam law
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • March 5 2015

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that it has issued a Notice of Violation to Quebec-based


Canada - Canadian telecommunications regulator given greater powers pursuant to Telecommunications Act amendments
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 29 2015

In December 2014, certain amendments to the Telecommunications Act contained in the Government of Canada's second budget implementation bill (“Bill


A different kind of spectrum war: the 600 MHz front
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 20 2015

The 600 MHz frequency band is currently used primarily for TV (UHF) broadcasting, but the band would be very useful for mobile broadband use. The


The CRTC’s first reported action under CASL - lessons learned? Not really
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 15 2015

On December 4, 2013 - approximately one year ago - Canada's "anti-spam law" (formally known as An Act to promote the efficiency and adaptability of