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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


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


Film giants lose illegal downloads appeal in Australian courts
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • May 24 2011

Film industry giants have lost an Australian Federal Court appeal in a legal battle against internet service provider (ISP) iiNet over illegal downloads


Mobile premium service providers penalised AUS$375,000
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • September 6 2011

The Federal Court in Sydney has imposed penalties totalling AUS$375,000 against two Australian companies, Global One Mobile Entertainment Ltd and 6G Pty Ltd for false and misleading advertisements for mobile premium services


Discussion paper released for review of Australian Interactive Gambling Act
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 17 2011

Senator Stephen Conroy released a discussion paper for the review of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001, and called for the public to contribute


Australian HRcompany warned over Spam Act breaches
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 17 2011

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has announced that human resources company, Astute Corporation Pty Ltd (trading as Astute People Solutions), has been given a formal warning for sending marketing e-mails without consent, in contravention of the Spam Act 2003


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 regulator institutes proceedings against mobile premium service providers for alleged misleading, deceptive conduct
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • February 3 2011

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the Australian Federal Court against 6G Pty Ltd (6 G) and Global One Mobile Entertainment Ltd (Global One) for false or misleading representations made in relation to their television advertisements for mobile premium services


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