Possible strike at Canada Post: Perhaps it’s time to switch to email?

  Canadians should know soon whether or not there will be a strike at Canada Post. For several days now, many companies and government bodies, including Canadian Passports, eBay and Hydro-Québec, have sent out various notices advising the public about a strike that could disrupt the shipment and reception of documents and parcels. “Apply for […]

By | September 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation – Private Right of Action Postponed

  Cyberimpact received news today that the Canadian government has postponed the addition of a new provision to Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation, which governs, among other things, sending commercial emails. The purpose of this now deferred provision was to add a private right of action to CASL; which means that individuals and organizations would have the […]

By | June 7th, 2017|CASL, News|0 Comments

How a Torontonian Could’ve Avoided a $15,000 Fine for Sending 58 Emails

  On March 9, 2017  the CRTC announced the imposition of a $15,000 fine to Mr. William Rapanos for several violations of the Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL). The CRTC explains, The Commission imposes an administrative monetary penalty of $15,000 on William Rapanos for 10 violations of section 6 of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation. Specifically, Mr. Rapanos […]

By | March 14th, 2017|CASL, News|0 Comments