CRTC to provide anti-spam clarification for charities Friday, July 4

In a teleconference today, the CRTC confirmed that it will issue guidance to charities in a FAQ document on Friday, July 4.

Posted:
July 03, 2014
Article source:
Imagine Canada

La Chronique juridique - Été 2014

Topics in the Summer 2014 issue of La Chronique juridique (in French only) include minimum wage increase, Employment Standards Act (ESA), and water heater contracts and sales.

Posted:
July 02, 2014
Article source:
Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et Russell Inc.

Hydro One billing mistakes still haunt utility, ombudsman says

Complaints about wacky bills from Hydro One keep rolling in at the rate of 10 a day from customers, Ontario ombudsman André Marin says.

Posted:
July 02, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

New anti-spam law won't stop unwanted emails

Legal experts say the CRTC may not have enough staff to monitor all the complaints the new legislation will unleash.

Posted:
July 02, 2014
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

New anti-spam rules sow confusion for business and charities

Days before the federal government’s sweeping new anti-spam legislation comes into force, confusion reigns among organizations, charities and businesses that will be affected by the new rules.

Posted:
June 30, 2014
Article source:
Ottawa Citizen

Transit discounts hailed as 'on-ramp' to employment by low-income riders

The TTC and Toronto are looking at how the city could make transit more accessible to low-income residents.

Posted:
June 26, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

Border agency backs down on cross-border data bank

The federal border agency is bowing to privacy concerns by agreeing to slash the amount of time it will keep data on the cross-border movements of Canadians as part of a new security plan.

Posted:
June 25, 2014
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

New tool for Canadians to learn whether telecoms are collecting information

Canadians concerned about their online privacy have a new way to find out whether their telecom provider is collecting information about them and sharing it with third parties like government entities.

Posted:
June 16, 2014
Article source:
Metro

Five ways the Supreme Court ruling affects online privacy

A criminal lawyer lists the ways the latest Supreme Court ruling will affect our privacy.

Posted:
June 16, 2014
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

CLEO lance Espace francophone, la section française du site web Your Legal Rights

CLEO est heureuse de lancer Espace francophone, une section du site web Your Legal Rights destinée à ses utilisateurs et utilisatrices de langue française. CLEO is pleased to launch Espace francophone, a new French section of the Your Legal Rights website for francophone users.

Posted:
June 16, 2014
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)