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December 2, 2019

Mandatory data breach notification scheme – what’s in store for 2016?

Earlier this year the Federal Government indicated it would introduce a mandatory data breach notification scheme. An exposure draft of the proposed legislation has now been […]
December 2, 2019

YouTube Kids app launches in Australia

YouTube, arguably the most influential entertainment platform in the world, has now launched a YouTube Kids app in Australia after a controversial start in US earlier […]
December 2, 2019

Gummy bear fails to take out its rival, the Lindt chocolate bear

In this edition of From the Bench, Nadia Guadagno from law firm Allens provides some insight into trade mark developments and whether 3D shapes can infringe […]
December 2, 2019

Code Crux: AANA Code for Marketing & Advertising Communications to Children

In each edition of Code Crux we’ll take a look at a provision of the AANA Codes and shine a light on the key principles. Christmas […]
December 2, 2019

Oxford Dictionaries 2015 Word of the Year

In further recognition of the prevalence of adblocking, the term “ad blocker” made it to the shortlist for the Oxford Dictionaries 2015 Word of the Year, […]
December 2, 2019

Adblocking – a modern version of an ancient dichotomy

There’s an old saying used around the world, can the wolf be full and the lamb still whole? With internet content in the role of the […]
December 2, 2019

Can Marketing and Communications Ever Live in Harmony?

The experiences of communications and marketing leaders reviewed in this report by Ebiquity show that marketing and communications functions must commit to a clear and consistent set of […]
December 2, 2019

Metadata retention commences, but breach notification delayed

In “From the Bench”, we take a look at cases or legislation that impact advertising and marketing communication. In this edition Michael Park, Partner and Jamie […]
December 2, 2019

AANA Q&A | Definition of Advertising and Marketing Communication

Why the evolution of the definition? The AANA has developed and introduced new Codes and amended the existing Codes to keep pace with the rapid changes […]