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Australia Digital Platforms Inquiry

Calls for sweeping changes to the regulatory landscape governing digital platforms were made with the release of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) Digital Platform’s Inquiry (Inquiry) Report earlier this year. The Inquiry focused on the impact of ‘platform services’ or ‘digital platforms’, including digital search engines, social media platforms, and other digital

2020-08-06T16:25:48+10:00May 4th, 2020|

Consumer Data Right

The Australian Consumer Data Right will empower consumers but will increase regulatory burden and compliance for businesses. What privacy and data systems will your business need to comply with the new regime? On 1 August 2019, the Federal Government passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (Consumer Data Right) Bill 2019, giving Australians greater control and to access their

2020-07-28T16:41:03+10:00May 4th, 2020|

A New Wave of Privacy – The California Consumer Privacy Act

New data access rights for Californian data subjects have been created by the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which came into force on 1 January 2020. Like the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), the CCPA requires businesses to be transparent on how they are collecting, using and sharing customer data. However, the

2020-07-28T16:47:46+10:00May 4th, 2020|

What is the value of data privacy?

The prevalence and value of data, particularly personal data, is continuing to grow exponentially. Data has become an increasingly valuable resource for businesses. But businesses need to be aware of, and balance the increasing gap between consumer privacy preferences and expectations with business use of data. Addressing this gap is a challenge, particularly as

2020-07-28T15:55:41+10:00May 4th, 2020|

Cookies

Cookies – the aptly named ‘bite sized’ text files which reside in a user’s device can be helpful tools for both businesses and web users. Whether it’s to remember what’s in a shopping basket when shopping for goods online, supporting users to log into a website or analysing traffic to a website, cookies can

2020-07-28T16:50:27+10:00September 5th, 2019|
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