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Medical Records Trust & Transparency

Download Article Data use and an individual’s rights have become very topical with the increasing number of data breaches that impact us as individuals, including reports on data issues in the health sector. Take the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica problems as an example. The Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data scandal was a major political

2018-11-19T12:55:55+00:00November 19th, 2018|

My Health Record

The deadline for opting-out of My Health Record is fast approaching. If you don't already have a My Health Record, and do not want one created for you, you will need to opt-out by 15 November 2018. You can do this online. You will need to have you Medicare card and driver licence (or other form

2018-11-14T11:47:47+00:00November 14th, 2018|

Crowd-sourced equity funding – a new way to raise capital

The Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) Act 2017 which commenced operation on 29 September 2017, aims to bridge the ‘capital gap’ experienced by many small businesses and start-ups as they struggle to finance further development using traditional avenues.[1] Under the new legislation, Australian unlisted public companies with an annual turnover and gross assets of less

2018-01-18T15:34:26+00:00December 14th, 2017|

Cyber Security Blog #2 – An ‘Open, Free and Secure’ Internet – The Australian Government’s Approach to Cyber Security

The Australian Government released its much anticipated Australian Cyber Security Strategy on 21 April 2016 (“Strategy”). The Strategy, which was commissioned in 2014, takes a top-down approach to cyber-security, with an emphasis on arming the Government and business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to improve cyber security across the board. The Strategy’s

2017-02-17T17:10:45+00:00May 25th, 2016|

Demystifying Big Data – Responsible Big Data Practices (Part 3)

New Oil? In our recent “Demystifying Big Data” series, we have tried to do just that – chip away at some of the mystique that surround the phrase “Big Data” – a phrase that is bandied about like an elixir, a “New Oil”, or lurks in the shadows like a “creepy big brother” depending on

2017-02-17T16:57:02+00:00October 10th, 2013|