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Tripadvisor ‘tripped-up’ for being false adviser
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, Italy, United Kingdom
  • December 23 2014

TripAdvisor has been fined 500,000 Euros (approx. AUD$750,000) by Italy’s Competition Authority, the Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del


Protecting your gambling brand from misuse in foreign jurisdictions
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 23 2014

A recent case in the United States has highlighted the dangers that brand owners face in the online world where infringing content can be disguised


So you want an Australian online wagering licence? this is what you need to know
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 22 2014

Online wagering is permitted, except for online in-play betting on sports. Online wagering is regulated at each of the Federal and the


Social media usage: is your sporting club protected?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Australia
  • December 16 2014

Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter have become the ultimate double-edged sword in sport: useful tools to generate publicity, but


Australia: online gaming regulation
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • November 24 2014

Australia was the first country to pass legislation at the national level to address specifically interactive gambling. The Interactive Gambling Act


Australia: will action be taken against illegal online betting operators? And is regulated in-play betting next on the list?
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • November 21 2014

On 30 October 2014, the Australian Federal Minister for Social Services, Kevin Andrews, and the Premier of Victoria, Denis Napthine, who is also the


In-game currencies: in the line of fire?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • August 19 2014

There has been a stratospheric rise in online and app-based social gaming due to the ubiquity of internet and smartphone use. As these games grow in


Thredbo trade mark case highlights the difficulty of using a geographic place as a brand name
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • August 8 2014

Online accommodation booking business ThredboNet Marketing Pty Ltd (ThredboNet) offers accommodation at the Thredbo village skiing resort, and uses


Internet marketer wins the legal right to use the place name: Thredbo
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • July 30 2014

Hotels and resorts regularly complain to hotel internet marketers to stop using 'their' place name to market other accommodation. Thredbo Alpine


What law applies to remove fake online travel reviews?
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • May 12 2014

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), has published a Supplier Guide for online travel review platforms such as TripAdvisor to