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Ottawa, 15 February 2012
File Nos.: PDR 9174-1213
To: Attention Business Systems Ltd. (carrying on business as “Maple Printing & Business Forms”)
70 Devon Road
Issue Date of Notice: 15 February 2012
Payment Due: 15 March 2012
Pursuant to section 72.07 of the Telecommunications Act, S.C. 1993, c. 38 (the Act), the undersigned has issued this notice of violation finding Attention Business Systems Ltd. (carrying on business as “Maple Printing & Business Forms”), to have committed the following violations contrary to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC’s) Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules (the Rules) made under section 41 of the Act:
Between the dates of approximately 24 October 2010 and 3 March 2011, two telemarketing telecommunications were made by Maple Printing & Business Forms resulting in:
- two violations of Part II, section 6 of the Rules for initiating telemarketing telecommunications on its own behalf without being a registered subscriber of the National DNCL and having paid all applicable fees to the National DNCL operator.
- two violations of Part III, section 2 of the Rules for initiating telemarketing telecommunications on its own behalf without being registered with, and having provided information to, the National DNCL operator.
Pursuant to section 72.01 of the Act, the undersigned has determined that the penalty for each violation identified above is $1,000, for a total penalty for the (4) violations of $4,000.
The penalty of $4,000 must be paid to "The Receiver General for Canada" in accordance with subsection 72.09(3) of the Act.
Pursuant to subsection 72.08(1) of the Act, if full payment of the specified amount is received, you will be deemed to have committed the violations. Payment will be accepted in complete satisfaction of the penalty and no further action will be taken.
Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer
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