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Telstra succeeds in stopping Optus’ comparative advertisements
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • April 17 2014

Telstra successfully obtained an injunction against Optus in relation to Optus' advertisements, which made specific comparisons regarding network


Australian convergence review: regulation of media and internet content
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • May 16 2012

On 30 April 2012, the Final Report of the Australian Convergence Review Committee was handed down


Final credits roll in iiNet trilogy
  • Hunt & Hunt
  • Australia
  • May 11 2012

In a landmark ruling on 20 April 2012, the High Court unanimously dismissed an appeal by 34 Australian and United States film and television studios against internet service provider (“ISP”) iiNet


Convergence Review update
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 16 2011

Welcome to the next in our series of updates on developments in the Commonwealth Government's Convergence Review of the policy and regulatory frameworks that apply to the converged media and communications industry in Australia


Everything that rises must converge: the Convergence Review seeks views on emerging issues
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 8 2011

The Australian Government's Convergence Review has released a consultation paper, Emerging Issues, which summarises some of the information received throughout the last few months of consultation


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


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


Enquiry into media regulation announced
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • September 30 2011

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


Telcos put on notice regarding mobile and wireless advertising
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 15 2009

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued an information paper containing an "industry checklist" for companies advertising mobile and wireless internet services


Media and communications sector reform means industry leadership critical
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 4 2010

The central role of media and communications in Australian society and the economy and the pace of technological change in these sectors means there will be an even greater need in the future for leadership in industry education, regulatory policy debate and legal reform, according to Clayton Utz partner Caroline Lovell