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Privacy Commissioner hands down first representative award compensating non-economic loss for interference with privacy

GST and cross-border transactions – revised Exposure Draft Bill released

The application of GST to supplies of digital and other intangible products by foreign suppliers to Australian consumers.

13 October 2015

Website blocking legislation passed in Senate

Copyright: The Senate has passed controversial new reforms empowering the Federal Court of Australia to issue website blocking injunctions against ISPs.

23 June 2015

Past, present and future of PRC’s Foreign Investment Industry Catalogues

A summary of the changes made to the PRC’s Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment Industries and the way forward for future iterations.

27 May 2015

Opportunities for Singapore from the One Belt, One Road Initiative

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative presents a unique opportunity for Singapore to further strengthen its position as a world player.

27 May 2015

Australia's Spectrum Review

The Spectrum Review Paper outline's the Dept of Communications' recommendations in the review of Australia’s radio spectrum management framework.

26 May 2015

New GST obligations for offshore suppliers – Netflix subscriptions and so much more

Changes to the GST will impact on supplies of intangibles (such as services) by foreign suppliers to Australian consumers.

25 May 2015

FWO prosecution puts unpaid internships in the spotlight

Crocmedia fined $24,000 for unlawfully continuing an unpaid work experience arrangement despite the initial lawful work experience period having concluded.

09 April 2015

Government releases online copyright infringement discussion paper

Authorisation for copyright infringement, allowing injunction to block infringing overseas websites to extend safe harbour to online intermediaries.

31 July 2014

US Supreme Court rules that Aereo TV streaming service infringes copyright

US Supreme Court finds internet-based streaming service Aereo infringed copyright by public performance of television programs streamed.

29 June 2014

Is the end near for Australia’s Cross Media Ownership Laws?

Department of Communications publishes 'Media Control and Ownership' as part of its deregulation work stream - comprehensive review for media law.

17 June 2014

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