Online Contests Using Social Media and the Impact of the CASL – Webshop D

Date: 07-Mar-13 to 07-Mar-13
Location: The Canadian Institute / Toronto / Ontario / Canada
Category: Media, Advertising & PR Education Legal Services Conferences & Trade Fairs

Up to the minute concise and comprehensive guidance on managing all legal rules, risks and policies related to online contests and promotions – featuring the latest case studies and horror stories!

Speakers: Brenda Pritchard, Daniel Cole and Chris Oates Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP

Key Takeaway: In-depth guidance for running completely compliant online contests and promotions – with special attention paid to the complexities posed by the CASL.

• Solving the “click through” dilemma: How to make sure your Official Rules are readily accessible to anyone who wants to enter
• The up to the minute best practices for online contests and promotions rules drafting
• The legal ramifications and consequences of using third party applications to run your online contests
• How to comply with the new requirements brought on by Canada’s new anti-spam legislation (CASL)
• What you need to know when running online voting contests
• Strategies for helping to minimize the risks related to cheating voters and hacking
• The key platform specific requirements of Facebook and Twitter
• How to run a compliant mobile/text contest
• Mishaps and horror stories from the front lines

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