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2019

CMA Submission: OPC Consultation on Transfers for Processing

CMA Blog: Competition Bureau Releases its Annual Plan

CMA Blog: CRTC Published Internet Code of Conduct for Internet Service Providers

CMA Blog: CMA Advocacy in Action: Mid-Year Report

CMA Blog: Québec Consumer Protection Act Changes in effect as of August 1, 2019

CMA Blog: Posting Political Ads this Season? Read this first!

CMA Blog: How is "publicly available information" like a cassette tape deck?

CMA Blog: CMA Code of Ethics & Standards of Practice Updates - Phase 1

Resource: Privacy Legislation Comparison Chart (CMA Members Only)

CMA Blog: Government announces Digital Charter, PIPEDA review and more

CMA Blog: Competition Bureau Updates

CMA News Release: CMA Guide Addresses Privacy Commissioner Findings

CMA News Release: CMA Welcomes Ontario Government Commitment to Digital Services and Innovative Skills Training

CMA Blog: Time to make fraud prevention your business

Resource: Future-Proof Your Brand - Navigating Trademark Changes Tips (CMA Members Only)

CMA Blog: Why changes to trademark law matter and what you can do to prepare

CMA Blog: Thinking of running a contest? Start here

CMA News Release: CMA Applauds Marketing and Consumer Initiatives in Federal Budget

CMA Blog: Want to trademark a scent, 3D object or hologram? Here's what you need to know

CMA Guide: Transparency for Consumers

CMA Guide: Permitted Cannabis Marketing Activities (CMA Members Only) 

CMA Blog: New Transparency Framework Helps Companies Inform Consumers about Privacy nd Build Greater Loyalty

CMA News Release: New Guide Helps Organizations Provide Clear Information to Consumers about How Personal Information is Collected, Used and Shared

CMA Blog: Protecting personal information: cannabis retailers and purchasers take note

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2016 and previous

Child and Food Beverage Advertising Could be Banned ...more


CMA Fact Sheet on Native Advertising ...more


Missed the CMA breakfast with the CRTC Chairman? See event coverage ...more


ASC Releases First Compliance Report on AdChoices Program ...more


Key government departments renamed, Ministers appointed: get all info here ...more


2015 Election Results – Liberal Positions that Impact Marketers ...more


Children focus of international privacy sweep: see results ...more


Blog: Face-to-face with the Privacy Commissioner ...more


Advocacy Digest - Know the latest legal & self-regulatory developments ...more


Protect your brand: Address Harvesting CMA Fact Sheet ...more


PIPEDA Interpretation Bulletin: Openness Principle ...more


Webinar Recording: Marketing Practices on Competition Bureau’s Radar ...more


Lessons & FAQs From Year One of Canada's Anti-spam Law ...more


Privacy law amendments now in force, save breach provisions ...more


Federal privacy report: an indicator that online advertising self-regulation works but needs improvement ...more


CMA's Wally Hill delivers presentation at IAPP Privacy Symposium ...more


Children’s privacy focus of 2015 global Privacy Sweep ...more


CMA Infographic: Canadian views on interest-based advertising ...more


Privacy Commissioner cautions websites that collect or use children’s information ...more


Global Privacy Enforcement Networks investigates mobile apps  ...more


CMA appears before House Committee on privacy amendments  ...more


CRTC finds dating site a bit fishy  ...more


New privacy survey released by Canada's Privacy Commissioner  ...more


New CMA resources on CASL's installation of computer programs provisions  ...more


Alberta's PIPA amended following Supreme Court ruling  ...more


CRTC issues fact sheet on CASL's requirements for installing computer programs  ...more


CMA issues guidance on list rental under CASL  ...more


Key takeaways from CMA Digital Crossroads Conference  ...more


Privacy law amendments move forward in House of Commons  ...more


CMA provides comments to government on simultaneous substitution program  ...more


Ad Choices Program Very Successful in Canada: 57 Companies Already on Board  ...more


Webinar Recording: Government of Ontario Discusses New Accessibility Regulations ...more


Advocacy Spotlight Webinar: Ryerson's Avner Levy on interest-based Advertising ...more


CRTC posts new CASL FAQs, including a section for registered charities ...more


CRTC makes Do Not Call List registrations permanent ...more


CMA's Wally Hill Speaks at DAA Summit in San Francisco ...more


CRTC releases another set of new guidelines on Canada's Anti-Spam Law ...more


CMA partners with Government of Ontario to help marketers comply with digital accessibility regulations ...more


CMA appears before Senate Committee to discuss privacy reform ...more


It's official! Canada's has a new Privacy Commissioner ...more


Warrantless disclosure of personal information challenged in court ...more


CMA releases new guidelines on CASL ...more


Ontario's Information and Privacy Commissioner releases white paper on mobile location analytics 'Building Privacy into Mobile Location Analytics (MLA) Through Privacy by Design' ...more


CMA has updated the Universal Marketing Practices (Section I) of its Code of Ethics ...more

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