New York, NY, September 22, 2014 –(PR.com)– Martin P.J. Kratz QC, FCIPS, Partner, Head of Intellectual Property
Bennett Jones LLP to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Connecting with Canada: How Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation Affects Your Business
The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Martin P.J. Kratz QC, FCIPS, Partner, Head of Intellectual Property, Bennett Jones LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Connecting with Canada: How Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation Affects Your Business.” This event is scheduled for September 22, 2014 from 10:00am – 12:00pm (ET).
This course offers an overview of Canada’s new Anti-Spam Law and how it compares to the US CAN-SPAM Act. A panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will help firms better understand how this law applies to U.S. businesses.
Key topics include:
• Overview on Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL)
• CASL’s Application to U.S. Businesses
• CASL’s Anti-Spam Provisions
• Enforcement and Penalties under CASL
• Risk Reduction and Compliance Strategies
• Comparing CASL to U.S. law
About Martin Kratz
Martin Kratz, QC, leads the intellectual property practice and co-leads the electronic commerce practice for Bennett Jones. His practice is focused around intellectual property and technology law, which includes substantive patent, copyright and trademark matters as well as matters of anti-spam, data protection, privacy, ecommerce, intellectual property transactions, IP commercialization, IP strategy and opinions, strategic alliances, mergers, acquisitions and technology transfers among technology companies. His practice is focused on the energy, electronic commerce, software, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, entertainment and related industries. Martin is author of over 300 books and articles and teaches at Osgoode Hall Law School and Concordia University College.
About Bennett Jones LLP
Bennett Jones LLP is an international business law firm with five offices in Canada (Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Ottawa and Vancouver), one in the UAE (Dubai), one in Qatar (Doha), and one in the USA (Washington, DC) (practicing Canadian law only), with a representative office in China (Beijing). Bennett Jones LLP has more than 900 lawyers and staff, including a former deputy prime minister of Canada, a retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada and two former Canadian ambassadors to the United States of America. Bennett Jones LLP is particularly known for its deep practices in the energy, technology and business law sectors and its practical and pragmatic advice.
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About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org
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