Canadian dating laws
The company also inappropriately retained some personal information after profiles had been deactivated or deleted by users and did not adequately ensure the accuracy of customer email addresses, the report said.
The company, recently rebranded as Ruby Corp, has entered into agreements with authorities in both countries to comply with investigators’ recommendations, which are enforceable in court. [n L1N19R1MA] The FTC’s consumer protection unit investigates cases of deceptive advertising, including instances when consumers are told that their information is secure but then it is handled sloppily.
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According to the Criminal Code of Canada, there are some people who cannot consent to sexual activity based on their age and the age of their partner. This table tells you how old you have to be to consent to vaginal or oral sex.
If the law does not consider you old enough to give consent, it means you are not responsible. Many victims who are assaulted by a partner are confused about what to do.
While the company did have some personal information protections in place, it fell short in implementing those measures, the report found.