The Australian Communications and Media Authority has issued a formal warning to e-marketer DND Media for sending daily discount offers to consumers without their consent.
The ACMA found that the company sent 30 marketing emails between 5 February and 2 May 2013 which contravened the Spam Act 2003.
The company has been issued a formal warning under section 41 of the Act for contraventions of subsection 16(1) as the emails were commercial electronic messages.
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An ACMA spokeswoman told Computerworld Australia that DND Media has not indicated whether it will continue e-marketing.
“If there are further complaints we will consider whether a further investigation is required,” she said.
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