"Regulation consists of restrictions that municipal, provincial, and federal laws place on business with regard to its activities. Regulation exists to protect companies as well as consumers." - Kerin, R., Edwards, G., Tibbo, G. (2005). Marketing: The core. McGraw-Hill Ryerson; Toronto. (p. 54).
Business/industry-related organizations and associations may have publications and information that discuss regulatory issues, including self-regulation. Here are a few examples:
TIP: Search Industry Canada's Canadian Company Capabilities Directory of Business and Trade Associations/Organizations to find appropriate organizations.
TIP: On the internet, search your industry name combined with the word 'association.' For example: home builders association