Contrary to popular belief, the US federal CAN-SPAM Act and Canada’s Anti-Spam Law have some significant differences. CASL violations will cost you even if your business complies with CAN-SPAM. While the CAN-...More About "US Email Marketing Law and CASL Have Significant Differences"
As we reported earlier this month, the CRTC has issued its first fine of $1.1 million under the newly enacted Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL). At that time, the CRTC had promised that other investigations were un...More About "CRTC Announces Another CASL Violation: PlentyofFish Media, Inc. Pays $48,000"
Marketers need to start preparing now: the Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL) officially goes into effect July 1, 2014. There was only standing room available at a panel presentation “CASL: Final Word from the Reg...More About "Last Chance for CASL Compliance"
Marketing Privacy News for 2013: Big Changes to the TCPA and Effective Date Announced for Canadian Anti-Spam Law
June 27th, 2013 marked the 10th anniversary of the FTC’s National Do Not Call Registry. Marketing privacy law has changed a lot since then, and we’ve seen significant changes in just the past year as well s...More About "Marketing Privacy News for 2013: Big Changes to the TCPA and Effective Date Announced for Canadian Anti-Spam Law"
The Canadian government has issued an effective date for its sweeping email, text message, and social media marketing privacy law, the Canada Anti-Spam Law (CASL). The law, formally known as bill C-28, will go ...More About "Alert: Canada Issues July 1, 2014, Effective Date for Canada Anti-Spam Law"
Today, there are countless regulations with which financial service firms are required to comply simply to conduct business legally in the United States. Managing marketing compliance is becoming increasingly c...More About "Compliance in the Financial Services Industry Requires Specialized Expertise"
The Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL) was passed with the aim of targeting unsolicited electronic commercial messages, including marketing messages sent via email, text message, instant message, and social media. T...More About "3 Ways Canadian Anti-Spam Law Will Impact Email Marketing"
The Canadian government and direct marketing industry are moving closer toward full enforcement of the Canada Anti-Spam Law (CASL). Earlier this month, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commi...More About "Canada Anti-Spam Law Update"
There is historical precedence for direct marketers’ current scramble to bring their email marketing campaigns in line with the restrictive Canadian Anti-Spam Law, which will go into effect shortly, and that ...More About "Canada Anti-Spam Law vs United States’ CAN-SPAM"
How can a marketer targeting US consumers stay compliant when purchasing email lists if there is no way to be sure an email placed inadvertently on that list doesn’t belong to a Canadian consumer? Email addre...More About "Exemptions to Canada Anti-Spam Law Email Marketing Regulations"
The short answer is yes, the Canadian Anti-Spam Law applies to all electronic marketing communications originating in Canada or sent to Canadians. However, the law’s regulations allow for legal direct sales a...More About "Does Canadian Anti-Spam Law Apply to B2B Marketing?"
This past weekend Industry Canada published a revised set of proposed regulations under the legislation widely referred to as the Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL). Canada enacted a federal law to regulate commerci...More About "Alert: Industry Canada Issues Revised CASL Regulations"