Monthly Archive: February 2014

Canada’s Anti-spam Legislation (CASL) for Charities and Not-for-Profit Organizations

MT Charities & NFP Sector Developments Program (20140227)

This morning, I discussed Canada’s Anti-spam Legislation (CASL) at Miller Thomson LLP’s Charities and Not-for-Profit Sector Developments Program. This program was very well attended, and, in my remarks, I highlighted how CASL impacts charities and not-for-profit organizations. (click image to enlarge)  

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Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL) will affect non-residents who carry on business in Canada

From:  http://millerthomson.com/en/blog/carrying-on-business-in-canada-for-non/canadas-anti-spam-legislation-casl-will In December 2013, the Canadian federal government announced[1] firm dates for Canada’s anti-spam legislation (commonly referred to as CASL) to come into force, some three years after Bill C-28 (the operative bill) received Royal Assent in December 2010.[2] Implementation Dates To assist individuals and organizations, the Canadian government has decided to implement CASL …

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Canada’s Anti-spam Law (CASL): In Conversation with the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) and Industry Canada

This afternoon, I chaired and moderated a program for the Canadian IT Law Association (IT.CAN) entitled “Canada’s Anti-spam Law (CASL): In Conversation with the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) and Industry Canada”. This program featured Andre Leduc (Manager, National Anti-spam Coordinating Body) from Industry Canada and Kelly-Anne Smith (Legal Counsel) from the Canadian Radio-television …

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Planning for Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL) – Suggestions for auditing your organization’s current electronic communications practices

My article entitled “Planning for Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL) – Suggestions for auditing your organization’s current electronic communications practices”, which appears in the January 2014 issue of Miller Thomson LLP’s Charities and Not-for-Profit Newsletter, was recently published. My article is available below and also at http://millerthomson.com/en/publications/newsletters/charities-and-not-for-profit-newsletter/january-2014/planning-for-canadas-anti-spam-legislation.

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