Tag Archives: Antispam

CRTC Ups the CASL (Canadian Anti-Spam Law) Liability Ante For Directors and Officers

My new Canadian Lawyer column discusses the increased potential liability for directors and officers of companies that violate Canada’s federal anti-spam legislation (CASL).  Recently the CRTC, which jointly regulates Canada’s anti-spam legislation (together with federal privacy and competition law regulators), has both … Continue reading

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Court Says California’s Anti-Spam Statute Doesn’t Regulate Affiliate Networks–Bank v. Hydra

This judgment followed a bench trial in a case over three unwanted email messages. The case was originally filed in 2010! The plaintiff is a lawyer suing pro se. The defendant is Hydra Group, which operated an affiliate network. The … Continue reading

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CRTC Issues Highlights of Recent CASL (Anti-spam Law) Enforcement

On December 3, 2018, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) issued a summary of its anti-spam legislation (CASL) enforcement over the past six months (from April 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018) (Enforcement Highlights).  See: Enforcing Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation … Continue reading

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