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Stay in your speed lane - a further warning to retail carriage service providers about NBN speed claims and associated upcoming standards
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 5 2018

Following continuing complaints by consumers in relation to differences between the advertised NBN service speeds and those actually experienced by


Update on Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches scheme
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 23 2018

In our earlier article 'Data Breach Response Planning: Getting Down to Business' we referred to the introduction of a mandatory new Notifiable Data


ACCC: Broadband Speed Claims - Industry Guidance - August 2017
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 26 2017

The ACCC has previously stated that speed and performance claims regarding retail fixed-line broadband plans are one of its Compliance and


Signature innovation and science agenda launched
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 7 2015

The Prime Minister (and a plethora of Ministers) announced the Government’s signature National Innovation and Science Agenda, earlier today. It


Are you compliant with the privacy amendments? The OAIC provides its assessment one year on
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • June 3 2015

In March 2014, significant changes to the Privacy Act commenced, including a new set of Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) which set out how


The new data retention laws what should you be aware of?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • May 11 2015

The Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act 2015 (Cth) (otherwise known as the "new Data Retention laws") has


The Trade Mark Clearinghouse now open for business
  • Piper Alderman
  • Global
  • April 2 2013

The Trade Mark Clearing House opened for registrations on 26 March 2013. The IPT Alert team look at what this means for business and the services


Key changes to Australian trade mark law in 2013
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • March 25 2013

The implementation of the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2012 and proposed Regulations under that Act will have a


The “.sky” is the limit
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 10 2012

We have all become familiar with “.com”, “.org” and “.net” domains.


Liability of businesses for user posted content on social media platforms
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 10 2012

The Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB) has recently determined that material appearing on a business’ Facebook page is a form of marketing and advertising.