Stacks Law Firm
The rise of social media has opened a huge market for people wanting to make a living as a social media influencer.
Herbert Smith Freehills
On 11 December 2019, the Government released a discussion paper on a proposed Online Safety Act (the Proposal) for consultation.
Privacy, the dominance of digital platforms and press freedom are key issues currently faced by the communications sector.
The EU is popping currently with directives and cases addressing the legal and social obligations of digital platforms.
The issue of free speech in Australia is likely to see a resurgence again in the highly publicised case of Israel Folau.
The ACCC acknowledged the impact of Facebook's business operations on privacy, competition and consumer protection.
The risks associated with operating a public Facebook page have increased under Australian (state-based) defamation law.
Link to video where KordaMentha shares insights on controversial social media posts and online privacy.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Social media posts are subject to the same legislation as publications and content made through traditional channels.
Australia's parliament has passed a controversial law designed to prevent the 'weaponisation' of social media platforms.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
There are growing pressures on businesses to protect their own brands as well as those of any sponsors or affiliates.
STA Law Firm
Social media is a powerful tool when utilized appropriately. It is also a reasonably modern introduction, and in many ways, it is one of the great modern technological innovations.
HHG Legal Group
By using social media, purveyors of hate crimes have easy access to a wider and increasingly disenfranchised audience.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Report proposes reforms to merger control law, to ensure close scrutiny of acquisitions by large digital platforms.
The ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry has the potential to have wide-reaching ramifications on the communications sector.
The company did apparently raise more than $4 million from investors.
Carroll & O'Dea
The merger of Nine and Fairfax will substantially alter the products of each entity and its impact will be widespread.
Clyde & Co
The prevalence of social media and its use by businesses to market their products and services, as well as engage with their customers and the wider public ...
The inquiry will examine the impact of digital platforms on competition in the media and advertising services markets.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Social media is a great tool to raise brand awareness and customer loyalty, so ensure you maximise your online presence.