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Reviewed privacy guidelines for Australian broadcasters

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 10 2011

Consent for children and other vulnerable people is clarified in the privacy guidelines for broadcasters released for comment by the Australian Communications and Media Authority

Australian regulator publishes "broken concepts" convergence paper

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

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has published a new discussion paper on the issue of old concepts and new technology, and an occasional paper on the approach of a number of overseas jurisdictions to a converged legislative framework for media and communications

Airline company to overhaul its e-mail marketing in response to alleged contraventions of the Australian SPAM Act

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 18 2011

The Australian Communications & Media Authority (ACMA) has accepted an enforceable undertaking from an airline company following an investigation into complaints alleging that the company continued to send commercial e-mails despite recipients' multiple attempts to unsubscribe from its mailing list

Australian Convergence Review Committee releases emerging issues paper

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 17 2011

The Convergence Review Committee has released an emerging issues paper as part of the next step in their review of Australian media and communications regulation

Australian regulator releases occasional paper on optimal conditions for self- and co- regulatory arrangements

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • January 31 2012

The Australian Communications and Media Association (ACMA) has released an Occasional Paper discussing optimal conditions for effective self- and co-regulatory arrangements in the media and communications industries

Mobile premium service providers penalised AUS$375,000

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 6 2011

The Federal Court in Sydney has imposed penalties totalling AUS$375,000 against two Australian companies, Global One Mobile Entertainment Ltd and 6G Pty Ltd for false and misleading advertisements for mobile premium services

Independent inquiry into the Australian media announced

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • January 3 2012

The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy has announced an independent inquiry into the Australian media

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 Competition & Consumer Commission accepts undertakings from software company

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

Sports betting software company, Intervest Global Live Pty Ltd, has stopped an advertising campaign on SeekCommercial after the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) raised concerns regarding a horse betting software program called "Trilogics"