Media Advisory - Competition Bureau and RCMP Launch Fraud Prevention Month 2017

March is Fraud Prevention Month - It's time to Recognize, Reject and Report Fraud!

OTTAWA, Feb. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - On February 28, 2017, the Competition Bureau and the RCMP will launch Fraud Prevention Month 2017. The Commissioner of Competition, John Pecman, and RCMP Assistant Commissioner, Todd Shean, will deliver remarks focused on helping Canadian consumers recognize, reject and report fraud. They will be joined by the Deputy Commissioner of Competition, Deceptive Marketing Practices, Josephine Palumbo.  

Media are invited to attend the event.



February 28, 2017


10:00 a.m. EST


National Press Theatre

150 Wellington St, Ottawa


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