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Australia - new e-filing system for Trade Marks Madrid Export applications

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
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  • February 19 2015

On 14 January 2015, IP Australia and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) announced the introduction of a new e-filing system for

Australia - development of an Australian anti-piracy code for internet service providers (ISPs)

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • January 29 2015

On 10 December 2014, the Australian Government announced that it is seeking to develop a new anti-piracy code to protect rights holders' interests

Australia - ACCC powers expanded under new Franchising Code of Conduct

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 19 2015

On 1 January 2015, a new mandatory Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) was introduced in Australia. The new Code contained a breadth of changes to the

New Australian consumer laws expand scope of "unfair practices" prohibitions

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 14 2010

From 1 January 2011, suppliers of consumer goods and services in Australia will be subject to new prohibitions against false or misleading representations regarding testimonials and requirements to pay for a contractual right that a consumer already has

Satellites to deliver high-speed broadband to the regions

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 17 2012

The Australian government recently announced that NBN Co, the Australian government-owned corporation tasked with designing, building and implementing the National Broadband Network (NBN), has signed a contract worth approximately AUS$620 million with US company Space SystemsLoral

Mobile app developers: OAIC releases privacy better practice guide

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 18 2013

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has developed and released a mobile privacy "better practice guide" for mobile device

Australia - consultation on draft carrier licence conditions for high-speed network suppliers servicing residential customers

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 1 2014

Australia's independent competition and consumer authority, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), recently announced that it

Australia - telecommunications regulatory and structural reform policy

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • January 29 2015

On 11 December 2014, the Australian Government released a policy paper outlining its plan to implement the National Broadband Network (NBN) and to

ACMA granted injunctions and declarations in landmark SMS spam case

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 12 2009

The Australian Communications & Media Authority (ACMA) successfully obtained injunctions and declarations against five out of the eight respondents involved in ACMA's first SMS spam case before the Brisbane Federal Court concerning the sending of unsolicited commercial SMS messages

Government establishes stakeholder group to advise on broadband deployment

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • October 26 2009

The Australian Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy has announced a Stakeholder Reference Group to advise on a number of practical issues concerning the implementation of fibre-to-the-premises broadband rollouts in greenfields property estates