Textbook Key

F: Foundations of Information Privacy and Data Protection

US: U.S. Private-sector Privacy

C: Canadian Privacy

E: European Privacy

G: U.S. Government Privacy

IT: Privacy in Information Technology

M: Privacy Program Management

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Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

Canadian anti-SPAM legislation applying to all forms of electronic messaging. It requires that when a commercial electronic message (CEM) is sent, consent, identification and unsubscribing requirements must be complied with. Typically, consent from the recipient must be obtained before a CEM is sent. There are, however, a number of exceptions to the need for consent.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: C37-38

Acronym(s): CASL