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Australia - Telcos in the crosshairs as ACCC targets truth in advertising
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • March 30 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued Australian telecommunications company iiNet with $204,000 in penalties over


Government pushes through new data retention laws
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 27 2015

On 26 March 2015 the Government's controversial new telecommunications data retention laws were passed by Parliament. These laws, enacted through the


RK business insights May 2015
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • May 27 2015

On 10 April 2015, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) announced that it would not oppose the acquisition of Aircommand


Advertising gets (more) personal
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • March 25 2015

The legal implications of Mobile Location Analytics and location-based marketing In this Alert, Partner Hayden Delaney and Solicitor Sheree O'Dwyer


Mandatory data retention bill introduced to Australian Parliament
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • October 30 2014

Today the Australian government introduced its much anticipated bill to amend telecommunications laws to require providers of certain communications


Australian Communications and Media Authority ("ACMA") report on Emerging Trends in Media and Communications flags over-the-top communications services ("OTTs") as ripe for regulation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 23 2014

On 21 November 2011, the Australian Communications and Media Authority ("ACMA") released a report entitled Six Emerging Trends in Media and


Trams, billboards, and disclosing pricing
  • Wigley + Company
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • April 8 2015

Ads and billboards must prominently display full not just monthly charges. Two pictures tell a thousand words (or not). This billboard shows a


ACCC reins in misleading pricing
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 18 2013

In 2010 and 2011 TPG Internet Pty Ltd (TPG) had run a series of advertisements which prominently offered an unlimited ADSL2 service for $29.99 per


Fibre flip-flop
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • April 10 2013

On 9 April 2013, the Coalition revealed its long-awaited plan to redesign the National Broadband Network (NBN). Unsurprisingly, the policy claims to


Fine print in ad not good enough, says High Court
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • December 31 2013

The High Court of Australia has provided important guidance for companies advertising their services to the public in holding that TPG had engaged in