Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation
What is CASL?
(Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation)
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) published on July 1, 2014. Under the legislation, anyone (including teachers, principals, etc.) who sends an emails that encourages participation in a commercial activity must do the following:
- Receive the consent of the recipient
- Provide credentials for the sender
- Provide the option to unsubscribe, so that the recipient can remove themselves from the list
For more information on CASL, visit the Government of Canada’s website: www.fightspam.gc.ca