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Fishing, footage and Facebook: why employers can't ignore privacy issues
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 1 2016

Most organisations are well aware of their privacy obligations to their customers, but many assume that they don't have to worry about privacy when


Facebook and employee privacy - how far can an employer delve into an employee's social media posts?
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • November 10 2016

Last week, in Jurecek v Director, Transport Safety Victoria 2016 VSC 285, the Victorian Supreme Court considered difficult issues when dealing with


Exceptional caution is exercised when considering applications for summary judgment
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, Pakistan
  • June 23 2016

The court will impose a high threshold on an applicant for summary judgment in debt proceedings resulting from a failure to pay on a payment claim


US Supreme Court closes the book on Google Books' book-scanning copyright dispute
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • June 3 2016

One of the most ambitious library projects ever conceived, the Google Books project - a plan to scan and digitally store every single book in the


My learned friend (request): social media and legal ethics
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • May 25 2016

For many of the 15 million Australians now active on Facebook, casually sending 'friend requests' every time you make a new acquaintance has become


No early Christmas present for Dallas Buyers Club - Federal Court dismisses request for alleged infringers' details
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 22 2015

As reported in our previous blog post, in April this year, the Federal Court ordered several internet service providers to hand over the identities


The tangled web we weave: a short history of internet law in verse
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 15 2015

Imagine a time where there was no online a scary thought I am aware, but one I feel I must share But perhaps there's a way to tell this story right


Google held to be a publisher of defamatory autocomplete and related search terms
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • November 2 2015

The South Australian Supreme Court has found that Google published defamatory statements that appeared in autocomplete and related search terms on


Separate invoices served collectively with a covering email, will constitute one payment claim
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • August 31 2015

Separate invoices served collectively with a covering email, may constitute one payment claim for the purposes of the Building and Construction


Federal court raises more hurdles for Dallas Buyers Club's pursuit of alleged infringers
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • August 18 2015

The ongoing dispute between Dallas Buyers Club LLC (DBC), rights holder of the film of the same name, and the internet service providers (ISPs) who