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Who Owns the Copyright in an Instagram Image?
  • LegalVision
  • Australia
  • April 6 2017

When someone takes a photograph, the image is immediately protected by copyright law in Australia. The photographer then has the exclusive right to


Selling on Social: How does advertising and social media currently coexist?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • April 12 2017

A scantily clad, blonde ex-Bachelor contestant lies sprawled on a day bed, seductively tousling her locks and averting her gaze from the lens of the


Helping the media: should barristers have a role and if so, how?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 30 2015

With the promise of a rare CPD ethics point for fortunate attendees, the Sports Section of the Commercial Bar recently hosted a lively session


Google AdWords and the UK Interflora case
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 19 2013

For some businesses, Google AdWords offers an easy means of increasing brand recognition and profile amidst almost endless search engine results


ACCC v Allergy Pathway Pty Ltd and Anor (No 2) 2011 FCA 74
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • March 22 2011

A recent case in the Federal Court which held a company responsible for claims made in testimonials that its clients posted on its Facebook wall


True or false: pre-checked tick boxes are legit
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 5 2014

Hands up if you said "everyone does so it, so it must be true". The use of pre-checked ticked boxes is so prevalent these days that we can totally


Parody accounts on Facebook and Instagram: a no-go zone?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • July 22 2013

Our latest posts on the Adam Gilchrist parody Twitter account saga (see here and here) have generated such interest that we thought we'd do a little


Honesty in social media - industry rules will influence legal standards
  • Moulis Legal
  • Australia
  • April 4 2017

In social media, it is sometimes hard to work out whether information about a product or service is genuinely the opinion of a third party, or


Teachers, students and social media: a recipe for disaster?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 18 2014

There is no doubt that the development of technology and its use in the classroom has created an indispensible tool to engage and interact with


The “it's complicated” relationship between social media and Australian copyright law - can the ALRC's fair use exception help?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • April 2 2014

Following Oxford Dictionaries' decision to Crown "selfie" as "Word of the Year" for 2013, we saw a particularly famous one "break" Twitter and spark