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  1. Industry News
    For those readers too young to remember, it was almost two decades ago that the Canadian government passed Bill C-103. A bill which imposed an 80% tax on advertisers who tried to geo-target a Canadian ad inside an American magazine. The purpose of Bill C-103 was to stop the popular American...
  2. Industry News
    In a broadcasting decision handed down yesterday, the CRTC has ruled that it will allow cable companies to insert commercials into select video on demand (VOD) programming. In a surprisingly protectionist twist, however, the federal regulator says it will only allow commercials in television...
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