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MPs to rewrite Canada's Anti-Spam Law (CASL)

Your opinion matters - take the CASL survey!

Results of 2017 Consumer Survey on AdChoices Program 

Government releases draft breach regulations - CMA to participate in consultations

CMA responds to Health Canada consultation on restricting marketing to children

Government responds to CMA with suspension of CASL PRA

Countdown to July 1: Implications for CASL

New AdChoices Guidelines & Tools for Mobile Released in Canada

Globe & Mail: AdChoices program growth, compliance continue

CASL - Preparing for the Expiry of Transitional Provisions (Webinar Recording)

CASL implied consents begin to expire July 1!

CMA responds to Privacy Commissioner's consultation on adequacy of consent

Key Findings from Canada Post Discussion Paper 2016

Canada Post & CUPW reach two-year agreement

CRTC Enforcement Advisory: how to keep records of consent

Federal government launches REVIEW OF CANADA POST

An accessibility strategy can help your organization: find out how

Older, but Still Important! 

Child and Food Beverage Advertising Could be Banned ...more

CMA Fact Sheet on Native Advertising ...more

Missed the CMA breakfast with the CRTC Chairman? See event coverage ...more

ASC Releases First Compliance Report on AdChoices Program ...more

Key government departments renamed, Ministers appointed: get all info here ...more

2015 Election Results – Liberal Positions that Impact Marketers ...more

Children focus of international privacy sweep: see results ...more

Blog: Face-to-face with the Privacy Commissioner ...more

Advocacy Digest - Know the latest legal & self-regulatory developments ...more

Protect your brand: Address Harvesting CMA Fact Sheet ...more

PIPEDA Interpretation Bulletin: Openness Principle ...more

Webinar Recording: Marketing Practices on Competition Bureau’s Radar ...more

Lessons & FAQs From Year One of Canada's Anti-spam Law ...more

Privacy law amendments now in force, save breach provisions ...more

Federal privacy report: an indicator that online advertising self-regulation works but needs improvement ...more

CMA's Wally Hill delivers presentation at IAPP Privacy Symposium ...more

Children’s privacy focus of 2015 global Privacy Sweep ...more

CMA Infographic: Canadian views on interest-based advertising ...more

Privacy Commissioner cautions websites that collect or use children’s information ...more

Global Privacy Enforcement Networks investigates mobile apps  ...more

CMA appears before House Committee on privacy amendments  ...more

CRTC finds dating site a bit fishy  ...more

New privacy survey released by Canada's Privacy Commissioner  ...more

New CMA resources on CASL's installation of computer programs provisions  ...more

Alberta's PIPA amended following Supreme Court ruling  ...more

CRTC issues fact sheet on CASL's requirements for installing computer programs  ...more

CMA issues guidance on list rental under CASL  ...more

Key takeaways from CMA Digital Crossroads Conference  ...more

Privacy law amendments move forward in House of Commons  ...more

CMA provides comments to government on simultaneous substitution program  ...more

Ad Choices Program Very Successful in Canada: 57 Companies Already on Board  ...more

Webinar Recording: Government of Ontario Discusses New Accessibility Regulations ...more

Advocacy Spotlight Webinar: Ryerson's Avner Levy on interest-based Advertising ...more

CRTC posts new CASL FAQs, including a section for registered charities ...more

CRTC makes Do Not Call List registrations permanent ...more

CMA's Wally Hill Speaks at DAA Summit in San Francisco ...more

CRTC releases another set of new guidelines on Canada's Anti-Spam Law ...more

CMA partners with Government of Ontario to help marketers comply with digital accessibility regulations ...more

CMA appears before Senate Committee to discuss privacy reform ...more

It's official! Canada's has a new Privacy Commissioner ...more

Warrantless disclosure of personal information challenged in court ...more

CMA releases new guidelines on CASL ...more

Ontario's Information and Privacy Commissioner releases white paper on mobile location analytics 'Building Privacy into Mobile Location Analytics (MLA) Through Privacy by Design' ...more

CMA has updated the Universal Marketing Practices (Section I) of its Code of Ethics ...more

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