Why Australia needs stronger protections for privacy 
By Norman Witzleb | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] It is time to catch up with the rest of the world.
 
ALRC drops safe harbour from proposed privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online intermediaries encouraged to act against breaches.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Telstra yields to two-hour notice for NBN pull-through 
By Allie Coyne | May 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
ISPs win on notification timeframe.
 
US Govt wants mandatory data breach notification 
May 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reveals findings of big data review.
 
Law Reform Commission proposes a ‘right to be deleted’ 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Suggests amendment to Privacy Act.
 
'Safe harbour' for Facebook, Google proposed for Aus privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
ALRC offers sneak peek of unreleased recommendations.
 
Copyright review put in Attorney-General's hands 
By Andrew Colley | Nov 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
But no immediate public release planned.
 
How the UK got data breach notification over the line 
By Andrew Colley | Nov 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Australian adoption remains uncertain.
 
Law Reform Commission seeks input on data privacy 
By Charis Palmer | Oct 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Metadata use, social media and drones could all be regulated.
 
Copyright owners group tears apart law review process 
By Andrew Colley | Aug 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
Warns fair use proposal would boost litigation.
 
Optus reveals mobile data use thresholds 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Time, quota-based accounting to enable usage alerts.
 
'Fair use' to protect cloud from copyright claims 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Law Reform Commission to sure up caching, data analytics.
 
UK 24-hour breach notification not a big burden 
By Dan Raywood | May 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Enterprises can handle it but not small biz.
 
Telstra excuses itself over cut lines for NBN installs 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
ISPs kept in dark as responsibility buck passed.
 
Defence views copyright as barrier to cloud 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Wants corporations to have 'personal use' rights.
 
Feds tip ACTA analysis by year end 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Will they wait for copyright inquiry to conclude?
 
ACCC, eBay seek cloud clarity 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
Back calls for new exceptions to copyright laws.
 
Optus eyes law reform after TV Now decision 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
High Court rejects telco's appeal.
 
ISP safe harbour review takes glacial route 
By James Hutchinson, John Hilvert | Aug 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Analysis: Time to join the ALRC's copyright review?
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
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Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
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  15%
 
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