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Canada’s Anti-Spam Law Adds Teeth, Leaves Potential Opening for Class Actions

Posted in Class Actions, Privacy

Canada already has one of the world’s strictest regimes regulating commercial electronic messages, and, just in time for the country’s 150th birthday, the consequences for breach are about to get much more severe. On July 1, 2017, this regime will add additional teeth in the form of a private right of action, which could drastically… Continue Reading