Anti-spam enforcement action 2019

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The Department's Digital Messaging and Systems Team is responsible for enforcing the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007. Below is a list of enforcement actions taken by the team in 2019.

November 2019

One New Zealand company was issued with a Formal Warning for breaches of the Act.

Offending Entity 

Breach

ChurchChristie Media

Breach of section 9

October 2019

One New Zealand company was issued with a Pecuniary Penalty for breaches of the Act.

Offending Entity 

Breach

New Zealand Trustees Association

Breach of section 9

June 2019

Two New Zealand companies and one New Zealand individual was issued with Formal Warnings for breaches of the Act.

Offending Entity 

Breach

Dave Macpherson

Breaches of sections 9 &11

Jaybro Group Pty Limited

Breach of section 9

Jake Baxendale Music

Breach of section 9

March 2019

One New Zealand company was issued with a Formal Warning for breaches of the Act.

Offending Entity 

Breach

Ingenious Educational Xperiences Limited

Breach of section 9

February 2019

One New Zealand company were issued with a Formal Warning for breaches of the Act.

Offending Entity 

Breach

Eat My Lunch Limited     

Breach of section 9

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