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Australia - Communications Minister announces ACMA review - 15 June 2015
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 27 2015

Communications Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has issued a statement announcing his intention to conduct a comprehensive review of the Australia


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


WIN v Nine Network Australia - Putting the 'broad' in 'broadcasting'
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 13 2016

Technology convergence has created a diverse and dynamic media market in which traditional broadcasters are competing with online service providers


Australian Communications and Media Authority ("ACMA") report on Emerging Trends in Media and Communications flags over-the-top communications services ("OTTs") as ripe for regulation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 23 2014

On 21 November 2011, the Australian Communications and Media Authority ("ACMA") released a report entitled Six Emerging Trends in Media and


Australia - Today FM contests ACMA's "prank call" investigation in the federal court
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 15 2013

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is responsible for investigating matters of public concern and monitoring broadcasters'


Australian Productivity Commission proposes to cut red tape in infrastructure services
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 25 2010

The Australian Productivity Commission's latest report identifies ways in which to reduce the regulatory burden on businesses in various sectors such as in information, media and telecommunications


Airline company to overhaul its e-mail marketing in response to alleged contraventions of the Australian SPAM Act
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • April 18 2011

The Australian Communications & Media Authority (ACMA) has accepted an enforceable undertaking from an airline company following an investigation into complaints alleging that the company continued to send commercial e-mails despite recipients' multiple attempts to unsubscribe from its mailing list


Australian regulator issues two formal warnings for non-compliance with the Spam Act
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • May 4 2011

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced that SNX Pty Ltd trading as Premier Auto Wholesale and Home Loan Selection Services have been given formal warnings for sending marketing messages without consent, in contravention of the Australia Spam Act 2003


Australian government releases updated list of free-to-air television sporting events
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • March 9 2011

The Australian Government has released a new list of sporting events which must be shown on free-to-air television, as opposed to any subscriber or pay television channels


Report of the independent media inquiry released
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 14 2012

Stephen Conroy, the Federal Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, has released the Report of the Independent Media Inquiry