A Market Researcher’s Perspective on CASL – Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

Canada’s anti-spam legislation came into force July 1, 2014 however the strong gales were felt in the months preceding. Thousands of businesses sent their desperate but professional pleas to convince the recipient that it was in their best interests to “opt-in” to continue to receive the company’s electronic messages. Recipients were inundated with these requests that even those that gave careful consideration, may too, in the end, ignored and deleted these requests.