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How Airbnb is empowering Boutique Hotels and B&Bs to build their business
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • December 30 2016

Traditional hotel chains and large Resorts have long dominated the accommodation industry because of their strong brand marketing and distribution

Digital Health Continues to Grow
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA, Australia
  • September 22 2016

Investment into the digital health market topped $4.5 billion in 2015, and we are seeing an acceleration of investment in 2016. According to StartUp

Australian Privacy Commissioner takes expansive view of jurisdiction in Ashley Madison case
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 31 2016

Many regulators take an expansive view of their remit, and the Australian Privacy Commissioner has acted in this way in the Ashley Madison case. The

Legal traps when buying or selling a business with followers, likers or subscribers
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • April 4 2014

We all know that social media provides businesses with an effective way to interact with existing and potential customers and promote their goods or

Think before you speak, think before you tweet social media and defamation
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 17 2014

While most of us are posting mundane Facebook statuses about what we had for breakfast, or tweeting about our reactions to 'The Bachelor' (or is that

Dropbox and the sneaky arbitration clause can they avoid Australia’s unfair contracts law?
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 28 2014

Dropbox launched its revolutionary cloud-based file hosting service in 2009 and unsurprisingly over 200 million users have flocked to it. In

Social media trade promotions: be aware of the legal issues
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 26 2013

Consumer competitions or contests, generally known in Australia as "trade promotions", are a popular way for businesses to promote their goods and

Money can't buy my "like": the problems of buying a business and its social media accounts
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 18 2013

Many businesses derive significant revenue through their social media accounts, but buying those accounts from another business is neither legally

Transferring social media accounts: legal and practical problems
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 1 2013

Your business is considering purchasing a smaller company ("Target Co") to complement its existing business divisions. Although Target Co has little

Can classified websites protect content from scraping? In the Craigslist case, a US court says maybe
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • USA, Australia
  • May 28 2013

A series of recent Australian cases have exposed the potential inadequacy of copyright laws to protect databases and other compilations of factual