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Australia - When the consumer watchdog bites: The Community Network ordered to pay penalties of $230,000 for unconscionable, misleading and deceptive conduct
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 16 2016

The Federal Court of Australia has ordered Multimedia International Services Pty Ltd, trading as The Community Network (TCN), to pay penalties


Complying with the APPs: Key Messages from the Ashley Madison Investigation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, Canada
  • August 25 2016

The Australian Privacy Commissioner has released a joint report with the Privacy Commissioner of Canada regarding the data breach in July and August


ACMA proposes changes to international roaming alert rules
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • March 31 2016

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened consultation on its Telecommunications (International Mobile Roaming) Industry


Australia-China Free Trade Agreement - key IP features
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, China
  • July 27 2015

Following a decade of negotiations, Australia signed the Free Trade Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the People's


Australia - Productivity Commission releases research paper on digital disruption
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 16 2016

On 15 June 2016, the Productivity Commission released a research paper entitled 'Digital Disruption: What do governments need to do?' which evaluates


Australia - new e-filing system for Trade Marks Madrid Export applications
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • February 19 2015

On 14 January 2015, IP Australia and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) announced the introduction of a new e-filing system for


Australia's new metadata retention laws
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 28 2015

As of 13 October 2015, Australian telecommunications companies and internet service providers (ISPs) must retain customers' metadata for two years


South Australia introduces on-road automated testing for driverless vehicles
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 16 2016

Australia’s State governments are starting to address the myriad of legal and regulatory challenges presented by automated vehicles. On 31 March 2016


Australian Consumer Law applies to supply of online software by foreign corporation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • May 6 2016

The Australian Federal Court has clarified when a foreign corporation supplying goods to Australian consumers will be subject to the Australian


Australia - Federal Government reveals plans to extend GST to digital products
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 8 2015

In the Australian Federal Budget released on 12 May 2015, Treasurer Joe Hockey revealed plans to extend the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to