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Stupidity in public places - Todd Carney and the Racist Train Lady: legitimate expectation of privacy?

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • July 30 2014

Two recent media stories have highlighted privacy issues in the age of smartphones and social media. The facts of these two cases are well known, at

The Google tornado: just how ground-breaking is the "right to be forgotten"

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia, European Union
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  • July 24 2014

The recent decision of the European Court of Justice relating to Google and the "right to be forgotten", enabling citizens from the European Union to

Forget-me-nets the right to be forgotten on the web?

  • Thomson Geer
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  • Australia, European Union
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  • July 24 2014

Some recent and interesting developments in Europe concerning the droit d'oubli - the right to be forgotten, have prompted the Australian Federal

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

Social media and privacy: impacts on Todd Carney’s sacking from the Cronulla Sharks

  • Rockwell Olivier
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  • Australia
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  • July 3 2014

Over the last week much has been said in the media and online about the abhorrent nature of a photograph of Todd Carney, the 28 year old former

Alice v CLS Bank: an Australian perspective

  • Freehills Patent Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • July 2 2014

Over the decades, the use of patents to protect "software" or "computer implemented" inventions has been the subject of much debate: both on the

New restrictions on US software patents

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia, USA
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  • June 25 2014

The US Supreme Court in Alice Corp. v CLS Bank International1 has made it clear that merely confining a process to implementation on a computer

US court says no to patent on computer-implemented business method

  • AJ Park
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  • Australia, New Zealand, USA
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  • June 20 2014

The United States Supreme Court has handed down a decision that appears to align with the approach we are taking in Australia and New Zealand. In

A lesson in discretion: ‘BO’ and AeroCare Pty Ltd

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • June 10 2014

The Privacy Commissioner has recently determined that AeroCare Pty Ltd (Aerocare) breached the privacy of a blind airline passenger when asking a

Insurance update - June 2014

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • May 31 2014

On 8 April 2014, the Australian Government’s Productivity Commission released its draft report concerning Access to Justice Arrangements in Australia