We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 27

Australia - When the consumer watchdog bites: The Community Network ordered to pay penalties of $230,000 for unconscionable, misleading and deceptive conduct
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 16 2016

The Federal Court of Australia has ordered Multimedia International Services Pty Ltd, trading as The Community Network (TCN), to pay penalties


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


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


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


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'


Australia - High Court upholds ACMA's right to take administrative action against broadcaster
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • March 30 2015

On 4 March 2015, the High Court of Australia handed down its judgment in Australian Communications and Media Authority v Today FM (Sydney) Pty Ltd


Australia - Telcos in the crosshairs as ACCC targets truth in advertising
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • March 30 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued Australian telecommunications company iiNet with $204,000 in penalties over


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 regulator publishes "broken concepts" convergence paper
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 3 2011

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has published a new discussion paper on the issue of old concepts and new technology, and an occasional paper on the approach of a number of overseas jurisdictions to a converged legislative framework for media and communications