This White Paper considers the use of as-a-service offerings, also referred to as cloud services or on-demand software services, and how to ensure that this use is consistent with compliance concerns including Australian privacy law and good business practice.
A practical cross-border insight into data protection law. This article appeared in the 2016 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Data Protection; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London
To extract value from your treasure trove of data and unlock value, you will often need to work with other parties. The problem is that many data analytics services contracts currently in use are not fit for purpose. Below are some key ways to get your contracts right.
The Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act 2015 (in this article, the ‘2015 Act’) made important and controversial amendments to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (‘TIA Act’) and the Telecommunications Act 1997.
A review of Telstra Corporation Limited and Australian Privacy Commissioner Australian Administrative Appeals Tribunal,  AATA 991, 18 December 2015. The Tribunal’s overturning of an earlier determination by the Australian Privacy Commissioner throws open the issue of when device information is ‘about an individual whose identity may be reasonably ascertained from the information.'