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Canada’s Anti-Spam Law coming into force

Canada - July 5 2011 By enacting what may be the most comprehensive anti-spam law in the world, Canada’s Parliament has placed new and significant obligations on businesses that communicate and market electronically.

Michael Fekete, Patricia J. Wilson

Consumer protection: a focus for Canadian regulators in 2015

Canada - April 10 2015 As we enter into the second quarter of 2015, it has become clear that consumer protection will be taking center stage this year. In March of this year…

What’s cooking? New Ontario menu labelling law to take effect in 2017

Canada - May 27 2015 On Tuesday, May 26, 2015, Members of Provincial Parliament from all three parties voted to pass Ontario's Making Healthy Choices Act, 2015, which…

Christine Jackson, Lindsay Rauccio

Retailers required to change driver’s licence collection practices

Canada - March 2 2009 For decades, retailers have requested customers’ driver’s licenses during standard retail transactions such as credit card transactions and merchandise returns.

Proposed menu labelling law – healthier choices for consumers, no choice for food chains

Canada - December 17 2014 On November 24, 2014, the Ontario government introduced Bill 45, the Healthy Menu Choices Act, 2014 (the Act). This follows Bill 162, the Making…

Christine Jackson