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Implications of Canada’s Anti-SPAM Legislation (CASL) for IT Business

June 18th, 2013

Yesterday, Andre Leduc of Industry Canada, Lynn Perrault of the CRTC, along with Toronto IT lawyers Mike Fekete and Mark Hayes, spoke at IT.Can’s The 2003 Information Technology Law Spring Forum. Their topic was the Implications of Canada’s Anti-SPAM Legislation (CASL) for IT Business.

Andre Leduc, who was involved in the drafting of CASL and the Industry Canada regulations, provided some information about next steps with respect to bringing CASL into force. He stated that:

  • Industry Canada has completed its analysis of feeback received on the second draft of the Industry Canada regulations. It is now considering options for the Minister. The Minister must approve the options. Then the options must be approved by Treasury Board.