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21/08/18

"Potentially problematic” debt behaviours are among the findings of ASIC’s Report 580 on credit card lending in Australia. Partner Peter Reeves discusses what the Report means for consumers and credit providers in this article.

17/08/18
 In Focus

In May 2018, the Australian Government announced that it would legislate a Consumer Data Right to allow consumers to harness the power of their data and provide consumers with greater control over their data. 

16/08/18

NSW Government has launched its new shortform ICT contract – the Core& agreement – as part of its program to transform ICT procurement.  The aim of that program is to deliver end-to-end commercial lifecycle management that optimises how NSW Government buys and uses technology. 

15/08/18
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Today, the Treasury released the much anticipated exposure draft legislation which will implement the Consumer Data Right. The Treasury Laws Amendment (Consumer Data Right) Bill 2018 (the Bill) seeks to amend the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010.

14/08/18
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Gilbert + Tobin's Digtial Radar newsletter discussing all things AI, Blockchain, Cyber, Data and IoT.

06/08/18
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Mandatory personal data breach notification laws were introduced in Australia in February 2018 which required organisations to notify data breaches likely to result in serious harm to any individuals to those persons and the Australian Information Commissioner (the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme).

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G+T News

27/07/18

Gilbert + Tobin advised Viva Energy Group Limited (Viva Energy) on its successful initial public offering (IPO) and listing on the Australian Securities Exchange. It is the largest IPO in Australia for 4 years and the largest non-government IPO in Australian corporate history.

26/07/18

Gilbert + Tobin has this week launched The Perth Women’s Circle, a 12 month networking and career enrichment program designed to further accelerate access to professional opportunities for the city’s rising female executives.

24/07/18

Gilbert + Tobin is proud to continue its support of the UNSW “Designing Technology Solutions for Access to Justice” course. 

19/07/18

Gilbert + Tobin has represented German chemical giant BASF (formerly Ciba) in an innovation patent litigation regarding BASF’s Rheomax™ technology for treatment of mine tailings. 

12/07/18

A year after the firm completed its first full-scope carbon footprint assessment, G+T has taken another important step in its journey to reduce its impact on the environment, becoming carbon neutral across its Sydney, Melbourne and Perth operations. 

10/07/18

G+T Litigation Partner Colleen Platford has won the Women’s Insolvency Network Australia (WINA) award for the 2018 Outstanding Female in the Insolvency and/or Restructuring Industry.