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Untouchable? A Canadian Perspective on the Anti-Spam Battle

Untouchable? A Canadian Perspective on the Anti-Spam Battle, Working Paper (forthcoming 3:1 University of Ottawa Law and Technology Journal (2005)).

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March 1, 2005 1 comment Scholarship

As It Happens – Successful Spam Complaint

As It Happens – Successful Spam Complaint, Professor Geist discusses his successful PIPEDA complaint against the Ottawa Renegades. The complaint was the first to address the issue of unsolicited commercial email and PIPEDA.

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December 7, 2004 Comments are Disabled Audio

Fighting Spam Requires Commitment From All

The Ottawa Sun covers a recent Professor Geist speech on fighting spam in Canada. Professor Geist argues for greater enforcement action against known Canadian spamming organizations. see: Will is the Way to Unplug Spammersalso see: Bulte Committee Report

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June 3, 2004 Comments are Disabled News

Coverage of Anti-Spam Task Force Announcement

The Canadian media, including the Toronto Star and Globe and Mail, provides comprehensive coverage of the formation of a new anti-spam task force, quoting Professor Geist on the need to use the task force as a catalyst for greater enforcement initiatives. see: Task Force Aims To Can Spam also see: […]

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May 12, 2004 Comments are Disabled News

Untouchable? A Plan for Battling Spam in Canada

My regular Toronto Star Law Bytes column (Toronto Star version, HTML backup article, homepage version) highlights my new study on the state of anti-spam legislative measures in Canada. Despite absence of specific anti-spam legislation, the paper argues that when viewed in combination, the current Canadian legal options allow for enforcement […]

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May 3, 2004 Comments are Disabled Columns