The Canadian Privacy Law Blog: Developments in privacy law and writings of a Canadian privacy lawyer, containing information related to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (aka PIPEDA) and other Canadian and international laws.
The author of this blog, David T.S. Fraser, is a Canadian privacy lawyer who practices with the firm of McInnes Cooper. He is the author of the Physicians' Privacy Manual. He has a national and international practice advising corporations and individuals on matters related to Canadian privacy laws.
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Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Today is the first day for consumers to add themselves to the Canadian Do Not Call List (https://www.lnnte-dncl.gc.ca/) but the online system has been overwhelmed with people looking to get added to the list.
If you want more info on the national DNCL, you can check out some past posts and these resources:
And if you're inclined to tell telemarketers not to call you, you should also take advantage of iOptOut, which also appears to be down.
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