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Belle Gibson and The Whole Pantry held liable for false cancer claims
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • May 26 2017

The Federal Court of Australia has issued a scathing judgment against Australian alternative health promoter Belle Gibson, holding that she


RK Health Insights 18 May 2017
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • May 18 2017

Following a national shift towards the legal prescribing of cannabis-based medications in some circumstances, the first shipment of medicinal


Court of Appeal upholds decision that Newspaper must pay significant damages for defaming journalist and pay indemnity costs on the District Court scale
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 17 2017

The Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the Supreme Court of Townsville that a National Australian newspaper defamed a retired journalist by


AFP sidesteps journalist protections under metadata retention regime
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 17 2017

You might have seen the news that the AFP accidentally forgot (whoopsy!) to get a warrant before accessing a journalist's metadata to try to trace a


Who owns my social media content?
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 16 2017

In 2017, an estimated 2.5 billion people will use social media, uploading roughly 300 million photos per day to Facebook alone. The volume of user


Proposed restrictions on gambling during broadcast (including online platforms) in Australia
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • May 14 2017

On 6 May 2017 the Australian Government announced the Broadcast and Content Reform Package which, among other things, affects the current


Media law reform - at last
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • May 11 2017

Australian media law reform is long overdue. Australia’s current media laws are largely a product of a pre-internet, analogue era which was dominated


Australian media sector reform
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia
  • May 11 2017

The Minister for Communications announced a broad package of reforms for the Australian media sector on 6 May 2017. The package is intended to assist


Referrer beware: proceed with caution when contemplating "refer a friend" promotions
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • May 11 2017

Businesses are increasingly harnessing the power of "refer a friend" or "send to friend" campaigns to implement viral marketing strategies and to


Australia's Media Reform Package - will we finally see real change?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • May 9 2017

On Saturday, the Minister for Communications outlined a comprehensive package of reforms to Australian broadcasting and content regulation that are