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It's all about me! AAT emphasises classification approach to personal information decisions
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • February 4 2016

Metadata is not personal information and information is not necessarily about an individual simply because a person's identity can be ascertained


AAT Decision in Ben Grubb Case
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 31 2016

On 18 December 2015, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) handed down an independent merits review reversing the Office of the Australian


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


Tracking your online life? Data Retention Laws Update
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 24 2015

It has been described as a mass data retention policy, a justified expansion of rules on data or a breach of privacy and Civil Liberties. Whatever it


Australia climbs world Information, Communication and Technology Index rankings
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 23 2015

Australia has ranked 13th in the world in the 2015 Information, Communication and Technology ("ICT") Development Index, placing above countries like


When is my information not about me?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 23 2015

The Administrative Appeals Tribunal has delivered Telstra, and many other companies who collect operational data about services they provide to


Telecommunications Regulatory Update - November 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 22 2015

In July 2015 the Federal Attorney General's department released draft amendments to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1989


Telecommunications Sector Security Reforms
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 7 2015

In July 2015 the Federal Attorney-General's (A-G's) department released draft amendments to theTelecommunications Act 1997 (Telco Act) and


Caught between two regulators: who pays for networks’ stranded labour costs?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • November 26 2015

The Australian Energy Regulator says that networks’ regulated revenue should not cover inefficient EBA redundancy policies; but the Fair Work


Australian metadata retention laws commence
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 26 2015

As of 13 October 2015, the amendments to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979, which require Australian telecommunication