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Email Solicitations: Are You Complying with the CAN-CPAM Act?

Posted on May 5th, 2011 | Author: Jeanne Hamburg

The use of email in your business and to generate new business is pervasive and in recognition of this, the federal government has enacted legislation to protect consumers from unwanted solicitations. Unsolicited commercial email (“UCE” or “spam”) has proliferated, as have text messaging, instant messaging (“spim”) and voice over internet protocol communications (“spit”).  For more information, please click here (PDF) for our Internet Law Alert, which will help you identify and comply with the important requirements set forth in the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003 (“CAN-SPAM Act”).