Cable & Telecom

CRTC slaps Suitelife Vacations Club with $20,000 penalty

GATINEAU - Suitelife Vacations Club, which sells travel and vacation packages, has paid $20,000 in administrative monetary penalties as part of a settlement over violations of the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules, the CRTC announced today.The company also agreed to end its previous telemarketing practices.Acting on complaints submitted by Canadians, the Commission investigated Suitelife for alleged violations of the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules. It found that through third-party firms, the company made unsolicited telemarketing calls to Canadians who had registered their numbers on the National Do Not Call List. Suitelife had also failed to register with and subscribe to the List before the...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.