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New Ad Standards Advertising Dispute Procedure
Advertising Standards Canada, an industry body commonly known as Ad Standards, has, for many decades
Canada
11 Jul 2019
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A Million Reasons - Nextblock OSC Settlement Agreement Highlights Risks Of Using Marketing Presentations To Solicit Investments
A recent Ontario Securities Commission ("OSC") settlement agreement with NextBlock Global Limited ("NextBlock") and Alex Tapscott ("Tapscott")
Canada
11 Jul 2019
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Shocking U.S. "Loot Box" Bill Should Surprise No One: The Video Game Industry Under Attack
Video games are big business: from the latest blockbuster, an indie hit, a mobile time-passer for your transit ride, or a packed esports arena with massive online viewership, there's good money in creating engaging and immersive entertainment products.
Canada
10 Jul 2019
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What Can And Should The Law Do About 'Deepfake': An Update
In March 2018, we published an article titled "What Can the Law Do About 'Deepfake'?", discussing the proliferation of deepfake videos and several causes of action that may be taken against those who create and propagate deepfake material on the internet.
Canada
6 Dec 2018
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A $250,000 Reminder that "CASL" is Not Just an Anti-Spam Law
On July 11, 2018, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ("CRTC") announced that it has taken enforcement action against Datablocks Inc. ("Datablocks") and Sunlight Media Network Inc. ("Sunlight Media"), two apparently related companies.
Canada
16 Jul 2018
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Bud Branders (still) Beware: Your Guide for the Cannabis Packaging and Labeling Requirements
On June 27th 2018, Health Canada released the much-anticipated Cannabis Regulations (the "Regulations") to accompany the Cannabis Act (the "Act").
Canada
16 Jul 2018
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Recent Privacy Concerns Call For Increased Transparency And Control
In the midst of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, businesses should consider whether their data handling practices are consistent with user expectations.
Worldwide
27 Apr 2018
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CSA Provides Guidance To Registrants On Cyber Security And Social Media
Following the ongoing rise of cyber security breaches, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") regulatory authorities continue to heighten expectations with respect to cyber security...
Canada
2 Nov 2017
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Change Is In The Airwaves: CRTC Expands The Wireless Code Of Conduct
In June 2013, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission ("CRTC") first issued the Wireless Code of Conduct (the "Wireless Code").
Canada
5 Jul 2017
10
The New Frontier Of Jurisdiction: Supreme Court Of Canada Upholds Worldwide Injunction Against Google
The Supreme Court of Canada released its much anticipated decision this week in Equustek v. Google Inc., an appeal by Internet giant Google of an order requiring it to change its search engine...
Canada
3 Jul 2017
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CASL Private Right Of Action Delayed; Enforcement By CRTC Continues
Commonly known as Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation, "CASL" contains a controversial enforcement mechanism known as the "private right of action" that will allow a person to seek compensation...
Canada
8 Jun 2017
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The Concerns With Social Media Use By Reporting Issuers In Canada
The CSA notes that arm's length third parties often provide commentary about issuers through online blogs or social media websites.
Canada
15 Mar 2017
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Avoiding Liability When Using Keyword Advertising
The British Columbia Court of Appeal in Vancouver Community College v Vancouver Career College (Burnaby) Inc., 2017 BCCA 41 has reversed a lower court decision involving whether the use of keywords in online advertising constitutes passing off.
Canada
8 Feb 2017
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Are You Ready For CASL's Private Right Of Action?
The controversial private right of action included in the legislation colloquially called Canada's Anti-Spam Law[1] (the "Act" or "CASL"), comes into force on July 1st of this year.
Canada
1 Feb 2017
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Health Canada Consultations On The Prohibition Of Partially Hydrogenated Oils In Foods And Front-Of-Package Nutrition Labelling
In his November 2015 mandate letter, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tasked the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health with, among other things, introducing restrictions on the marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to children, ..
Canada
20 Dec 2016
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Making Better Food Choices: Health Canada's Vision For Canadians
In an effort to make it easier for Canadians to choose more nutritious foods and drinks, Health Canada recently revealed its new long-term healthy eating strategy.
Canada
15 Dec 2016
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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency's Food Labelling Modernization Initiative: Phase III Discussion Paper And Questionnaire Launches
The questionnaire builds on the CFIA's prior phases of engagement in connection with the Food Labelling Modernization initiative.
Canada
7 Dec 2016
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What's The CFL's Made Of? Not Pizza Pizza: Grey Cup Ticket Promotion Goes Awry
Thus, from a marketing perspective, this year's Grey Cup represented a significant opportunity for Canadian businesses to increase the exposure of their brands to consumers.
Canada
7 Dec 2016
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Labels, Endorsements, And Scientific Proof: A New Approach To Self-Care Products In Canada
This approach would still include actions such as facility inspection, complaint response, and product testing.
Canada
28 Sep 2016
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The Supreme Court Of Canada Renders A Long Awaited Ruling Regarding The Power To Situate Radiocommunication Antenna Systems
The proliferation of the number of radiocommunication antennas and other radiocommunication systems in Canada in recent years in response to the growing demand of cellular radiocommunication network users has given rise to numerous conflicts.
Canada
16 Sep 2016
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