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Telus taken to court over charges for unlisted numbers despite Ottawa sanction

News | 10/22/2001 4:00 am EDT

Telcos should not be permitted to charge subscribers for unlisted telephone numbers despite the fact the CRTC and the Privacy Commissioner of Canada have endorsed the practice, a Vancouver lawyer maintains. Mathew Englander is taking his case to the Federal Court of Canada after failing to convince the commissioner that the practice violates Canadian privacy legislation.

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