Small business fined $50,000 for violating Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

Posted by:

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released its first compliance decision under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) today: http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/archive/2016/2016-428.htm

Blackstone Learning Corp., a small business providing education and training services was fined a penalty of $50,000 for sending over 385,000 commercial electronic messages (CEMs) without consent in 9 messaging campaigns between July and September, 2014.  If you are a Canadian business and send emails or other electronic messages you may wish to consider your processes for compliance with CASL.

 

0
  Related Posts
  • No related posts found.

You must be logged in to post a comment.