Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Govt gives ISPs four months to develop piracy code  
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will introduce website blocking for non-Aussie torrent sites.
 
Web giants face fines in online bullying crackdown 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Up to $17,000 per day for ignoring notices.
 
Be wary of the EU's 'right to be forgotten' 
By Dan Jerker B. Svantesson | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Case against Google sets a dangerous precedent.
 
iiNet to grill Dallas Buyers Club on IP address evidence 
 
The Fitbit detectives that could be using your data in court 
By David Glance | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Will the law catch up with wearables and lifestyle tracking?
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
iiNet seeks details of Dallas Buyers Clubs' piracy hunt 
 
Former ACCC head warns content is the new telco battleground 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls Scales NBN report ‘insulting’.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
iiNet compromised by Dallas Buyers Club challenge 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Protecting users is noble, but could iiNet fall victim to its past legal success?
 
iiNet facing new copyright battle with Hollywood 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fighting to protect customer details.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Grooveshark found to have infringed record labels' copyright 
 
Inside the legalities of digital signatures 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
What is okay to e-sign in the eyes of the law?
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Hopes for industry-led piracy scheme fade 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
iiNet remains resistant to graduated response.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
ALRC drops safe harbour from proposed privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online intermediaries encouraged to act against breaches.
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