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New data retention laws in Australia
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • November 18 2015

In October 2015, a new metadata retention scheme was introduced by way of amendments to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979

When, where and to whom you send emails will now be recorded
  • Holman Webb
  • Australia
  • November 11 2015

On October 13th, the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (Cth) legislated for the retention of metadata by telecommunications

Australia’s new data retention law comes into effect
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Australia
  • November 7 2015

Last month, key elements of Australia's Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act 2015 entered into force. Among

Mandatory data retention obligations commenced this week
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • October 15 2015

Licenced carriers, carriage service providers and internet service providers must now retain and secure for two years metadata relating to the

Mandatory internet data retention in Australia looking the horse in the mouth after it has bolted
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • September 7 2015

The Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014 (the ‘2014 Bill’) was tabled by the Minister for Communications

Telecommunications regulatory update - July 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The Government has released research into the extent of online copyright infringement in Australia and why people choose to consume content illegally

Telecommunications regulatory update - June 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 14 2015

This new law allows a copyright owner or an exclusive licensee to apply to the Federal Court of Australia for an order requiring a carriage service

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

US Federal Communication’s Commission net neutrality rules raise interesting questions for the Australian market
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • May 21 2015

Australia has been somewhat of a 'content wasteland' for many years as consumers waited patiently (or in many cases, impatiently, turning to illegal

Digital first: government releases alpha Digital Service Standard
  • Allens
  • Australia
  • May 4 2015

The Australian Government has released its alpha Digital Service Standard, which establishes criteria that all Australian digital government services