Day: March 22, 2016

John Kasich Trumped by CASL, Canada’s anti-spam law?John Kasich Trumped by CASL, Canada’s anti-spam law?



Last week I received several unsolicited emails including the one shown below asking for a donation to support Republican party leader hopeful John Kasich. The e-mail was sent without the remotest chance of there being an express or implied consent and without compliance with the prescribed information requirements of Canada’s much vilified anti-spam law, CASL.

kasich email

There is no doubt that Canadians have an important interest in who wins the US Presidential party nominations. Given the importance of the stakes, Canadian residents eligible to make a donation might have welcomed receiving the solicitation.

Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-03-21Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-03-21