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Trade promotion lotteries: permits no longer required for Victoria
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • June 25 2015

Changes to the Gambling Regulation Act 2003 (Vic) have removed the requirement for businesses conducting a trade promotion lottery to apply to the


A taxing problem of Olympic proportions: no copyright in a digital data signal
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 23 2015

The Copyright Act does not cover digitally created streams of data representing the sounds and images of the event which become the broadcasts we


Woe betide the downloader: film studio to get Australian pirates' IP addresses
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 10 2015

ISPs will be ordered to divulge the names and physical addresses of customers whose ISP addresses were used to download the film Dallas Buyers Club


Decision-makers can conclude an offence has been committed as part of administrative process
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 19 2015

There is no general principle that administrative decision-makers cannot draw a conclusion about whether conduct constitutes the commission of a


Faster than a speeding bullet! Puffery and performance characteristics in the 21st century
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • October 30 2014

In 1891, the manufacturer of the "Carbolic Smoke Ball" published an advertisement to the effect that if anyone who used the smoke ball according to


Australian Government seeks new ways to limit online copyright infringement in new discussion paper
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 7 2014

On 30 July 2014, the Australian Government released the Online Copyright Infringement Discussion Paper and is seeking public submissions on the draft


Does your business use third party telemarketers? A refresher on Do Not Call Register requirements
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 10 2014

With more than nine million numbers listed on the Do Not Call Register, including just over half of Australia's fixed line home numbers, Do Not Call


Aereo's cloud of confusion: where to now for cloud computing services?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia, USA
  • July 10 2014

The recent United States Supreme Court ruling in American Broadcasting Companies v Aereo Inc has raised questions about the legality of some cloud


New legislation will protect indicia and images associated with major sporting events
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 17 2014

If you're planning to sell, advertise or otherwise promote goods or services in connection with any of the defined major sporting events, you'll need


Media reform back on the agenda
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 3 2014

Earlier this month, the Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull put media reform back on the national agenda commenting that he was sympathetic to