Canada anti-spam legislation
For an entire year after Canada's new anti-spam legislation (CASL) came into force, Rogers Media failed to act on complaints that email recipients were having trouble unsubscribing from the company's marketing emails. The CRTC fined Rogers $200,000 for several related infringements of the law that occurred between July 2014 and July 2015.
It should be clear that managing your anti-spam obligations will mean modifying your information technology processes. The CRTC has created comprehensive anti-spam guidelines that demonstrate some of the ways IT will be involved...
Canada Anti-Spam Legislation regulates many other IT related practices, including the installation of computer programs and the unauthorized electronic collection of personal information and email addresses.