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Nurofen Manufacturer Fined for Misleading Advertising
  • William Fry
  • Australia
  • January 20 2017

The producer of NUROFEN, Reckitt Benckiser, has been fined $6 million Australian dollars (approximately 4.24 million), by the Australian Full Federal


Why Dulux was fined $400,000 for making misleading claims that its paints cooled houses by up to 15C
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • January 16 2017

Dulux has been fined because its regulatory compliance programme failed to prevent false or misleading performance claims from being made for its heat


Australia - Updated ACMA privacy guidelines
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 5 2017

In September 2016, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) updated its privacy guidelines for broadcasters (Guidelines). The update


Australia - ACCC takes action against Meriton over online reviews
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 5 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has brought proceedings in the Federal Court against Meriton Property Services Pty Ltd


Productivity Commission recommends fair use exception to copyright infringement - creators oppose it
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • December 21 2016

In its Final Report into Intellectual Property Arrangements in Australia, the Productivity Commission has recommended that Australia adopt an


First steps down the plank: new Australian copyright provisions successfully used to block pirate sites
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 16 2016

On 15 December 2016, Foxtel and a number of movie studios secured the first site blocking orders in Australia


Foxtel and Roadshow Films successfully obtain orders blocking access to The Pirate Bay and other foreign BitTorrent and streaming websites
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • December 16 2016

On 15 December 2016 the Federal Court made orders blocking access to foreign websites, including The Pirate Bay, IsoHunt and SolarMovie. This is the


Telecommunications, Media And Technology (TMT) Law Update - Volume 9
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, USA
  • December 13 2016

On 8 November 2016, the Federal Court issued injunctions against three respondents and ordered the delivery up or certified


Tripped up? Meriton serviced apartments' use of TripAdvisor reviews brings ACCC action
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • December 8 2016

On 24 November 2016, the ACCC commenced proceedings against Meriton Property Services Pty Ltd concerning reviews posted on the Australian website of


Advertising Regulated Health Services
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • December 6 2016

All medical practitioners are registered under the Health Practitioner National Law Act (National Law). In addition to the National Law, in 2014 the