We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 17

Social media usage: is your sporting club protected?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 16 2014

Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter have become the ultimate double-edged sword in sport: useful tools to generate publicity, but

Australia: online gaming regulation

  • Addisons
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 24 2014

Australia was the first country to pass legislation at the national level to address specifically interactive gambling. The Interactive Gambling Act

Australia: will action be taken against illegal online betting operators? And is regulated in-play betting next on the list?

  • Addisons
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 21 2014

On 30 October 2014, the Australian Federal Minister for Social Services, Kevin Andrews, and the Premier of Victoria, Denis Napthine, who is also the

In-game currencies: in the line of fire?

  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • August 19 2014

There has been a stratospheric rise in online and app-based social gaming due to the ubiquity of internet and smartphone use. As these games grow in

Thredbo trade mark case highlights the difficulty of using a geographic place as a brand name

  • Davies Collison Cave
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • August 8 2014

Online accommodation booking business ThredboNet Marketing Pty Ltd (ThredboNet) offers accommodation at the Thredbo village skiing resort, and uses

Internet marketer wins the legal right to use the place name: Thredbo

  • Cordato Partners
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 30 2014

Hotels and resorts regularly complain to hotel internet marketers to stop using 'their' place name to market other accommodation. Thredbo Alpine

What law applies to remove fake online travel reviews?

  • Cordato Partners
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 12 2014

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), has published a Supplier Guide for online travel review platforms such as TripAdvisor to

Federal government & gambling

  • Thomson Geer
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 17 2014

The Liberal government has made it clear that there will be no liberalisation of the existing federal restrictions on mobile online gaming under

E-commerce: enforceability of website terms and conditions. Centrebet v Baasland Australia v Norway: which courts have jurisdiction in respect of cross-border online gambling consumer claims?

  • Addisons
  • -
  • Australia, Norway
  • -
  • November 29 2013

The recent decision of Centrebet v Baasland in the Northern Territory Supreme Court represents a milestone in the consideration of disputes involving

Handling unwanted punters - what a gamble!

  • Addisons
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 25 2013

Australian online betting operators are currently required to have systems in place to prevent minors and self-excluded persons from making bets