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Telstra succeeds in stopping Optus’ comparative advertisements

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 17 2014

Telstra successfully obtained an injunction against Optus in relation to Optus' advertisements, which made specific comparisons regarding network

ACMA issues report on media usage among teenagers

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 31 2009

ACMA has released a research report entitled "Use of electronic media and communications: Early childhood to teenage years"

Telcos put on notice regarding mobile and wireless advertising

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • December 15 2009

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued an information paper containing an "industry checklist" for companies advertising mobile and wireless internet services

Australian Productivity Commission proposes to cut red tape in infrastructure services

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
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  • January 25 2010

The Australian Productivity Commission's latest report identifies ways in which to reduce the regulatory burden on businesses in various sectors such as in information, media and telecommunications

Media and communications sector reform means industry leadership critical

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 4 2010

The central role of media and communications in Australian society and the economy and the pace of technological change in these sectors means there will be an even greater need in the future for leadership in industry education, regulatory policy debate and legal reform, according to Clayton Utz partner Caroline Lovell

Optus liable for misleading advertising

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • November 5 2010

Singtel Optus has been found liable for 'serious' contraventions of the Trade Practices Act as a result of misleading advertising about its internet plans

Misleading and deceptive advertising average consumer as test

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
  • -
  • January 24 2011

In the recent case of Singtel Optus Pty Limited v Vodafone Pty Limited, Optus sought an injunction to restrain Vodafone from airing two commercials promoting their 'Infinite' mobile phone plan on the basis that they were misleading and deceptive to the ordinary consumer

Australian regulator institutes proceedings against mobile premium service providers for alleged misleading, deceptive conduct

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 3 2011

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the Australian Federal Court against 6G Pty Ltd (6 G) and Global One Mobile Entertainment Ltd (Global One) for false or misleading representations made in relation to their television advertisements for mobile premium services

Australian regulator issues two formal warnings for non-compliance with the Spam Act

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 4 2011

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced that SNX Pty Ltd trading as Premier Auto Wholesale and Home Loan Selection Services have been given formal warnings for sending marketing messages without consent, in contravention of the Australia Spam Act 2003

Australian Government reveals latest legislative priorities for telecommunications and media

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • May 6 2011

The Prime Minister has released the list of legislation proposed for introduction in the Winter sittings of Federal Parliament, starting Tuesday 10 May