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The ALRC report on Copyright and the Digital economy recommends broad fair use exception

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • February 14 2014

The ALRC's long-awaited report on Copyright and the Digital Economy, tabled in Parliament yesterday, makes key recommendations that all

Employees' Facebook posts out of work hours can put them out of work for good

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • December 19 2013

An employee's opinions can become a disciplinary matter if they can damage the employer's reputation or viability, or destroy the employer's

Australia in a digital age: are you cyber secure?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • December 19 2013

Whether you're a public or private sector enterprise, cyber security measures are a critical factor for your enterprise. Cybercrime is a risk to

Looking for the silver lining: the future of cloud computing for the Australian Government

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • December 5 2013

Cloud computing is increasingly becoming part of our everyday lives. If you use online banking, social networks or email accounts such as Gmail or

Automatic sack for breaching a workplace porn policy not on, says Fair Work Commission

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • October 10 2013

You discover an employee is accessing, sending or storing pornographic material on a work email system. This is in clear breach of your workplace

Online travel agents' discounts raise competition concerns for UK regulator - what about Australia?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • September 26 2013

The UK Office of Fair Trading has recently expressed competition concerns about hotel chains restricting online travel agents offering discounts on

Social media trade promotions: be aware of the legal issues

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • September 26 2013

Consumer competitions or contests, generally known in Australia as "trade promotions", are a popular way for businesses to promote their goods and

Court can't handle me: Flo Rida finds the flaw in Facebook service

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • August 29 2013

While it doesn't kill the use of social media for service, the Flo Rida decision does mean that courts will require more background information

Employee dismissed for soliciting employer's clients through LinkedIn

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • August 1 2013

An employee's social media postings can be incompatible with the duties the employee owes his or her employer. The Fair Work Commission has upheld an

Money can't buy my "like": the problems of buying a business and its social media accounts

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • July 18 2013

Many businesses derive significant revenue through their social media accounts, but buying those accounts from another business is neither legally