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What the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation Means for You

Update, 8/4/14:  Since this article was published, we’ve released a couple more tools that will help you comply with CASL. First up is a template for express consent campaigns. It’s simple, informative, and—best of all—bilingual. C’est bon: To select the template, go to Themes, where it’s filed under both Featured and Alerts. But that’s not all! We built a CASL app that will …

MailChimp’s Redesigned Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

It’s a universally acknowledged truth that most people don’t take so much as a glance at any given company’s terms of use. As MailChimp’s general counsel, this bothers me—the terms of use make up our entire contract with our users, so it’s really important stuff. But as a human, I understand why people might not have read our terms until …

A Look at MailChimp’s Privacy Policy

Today is Data Privacy Day. I don’t think anyone gets work off for the holiday, but as MailChimp’s general counsel and privacy officer, it’s still pretty exciting to me. Since Data Privacy Day’s main purpose is to educate people about—you guessed it—data privacy, I thought I’d share a little bit about how MailChimp’s privacy policy …