No more Private Right of Action under CASL? What do we do now?

July 13, 2017

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On Wednesday June 7, the Government of Canada announced that it is delaying indefinitely the coming into force of the private right of action (PRA) provisions (section 51) in Canada’s anti-spam law (CASL). For many, this pending threat of a private right of action had served as a call to action to finalize CASL compliance efforts that had been gathering dust on the shelves. However, notwithstanding this delay in implementing the PRA, CASL compliance should remain a key issue for organizations. This seminar outlines why CASL compliance remains critical, and sets out a roadmap to compliance with key milestones and deliverables, as well as key lessons learned from our past experience under CASL and what enforcement role the courts will now play.

Note: The hours from this non-accredited seminar may be applied towards the 9 Substantive Hours of annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) required by the Law Society of Upper Canada for Ongoing Members. Please note that this seminar is not accredited for Professionalism Hours and cannot be counted for New Members or for Professionalism Hours for Ongoing Members.

Agenda

8:00 am – 8:30 am Registration and Breakfast
8:30 am – 10:00 am Presentation and Q&A

For more information:

Nick Fan
Event Specialist
+1 416 868 3511
nfan@fasken.com