The Government has moved to reverse certain tax changes made in 2009 that effectively put a stop to the use of employee share option plans in Australia. This is good
October 22, 2014
On 7 October 2014, Senator Nick Xenophon released a set of amendments to the Carbon Farming Initiative Amendment Bill 2014 (CFI Amendment Bill) and the National Gree
October 16, 2014
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has released a revised consultation draft of its Guide to information security: ‘Reasonable steps’ to pr
August 19, 2014
As the leading form of cryptographic currency currently available, Bitcoin is making headlines for various reasons, not all of them positive.
July 30, 2014
On March 18, 2014, Representative Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) sent a letter to US Department of...
March 26, 2014
The Privacy Amendment (Privacy Alerts) Bill 2014 was introduced on Thursday 20 March 2014, and had its second reading in the Senate. The 2014 Bill would amend the Privacy Act 1988, which does not currently require any notification of a privacy breach detected by an organisation or agency. However this looks set to change if the 2014 Bill is passed.
March 21, 2014
Australia is one step closer to getting significant privacy reforms which will impact most organisations. On 17 September 2012 the House of Representatives passed...
September 19, 2012
The Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Bill 2012 (Bill) was introduced into the Australian Parliament on 23 May 2012
May 24, 2012
Our analysis of some of the key highlights of the Gillard Government's 2012-13 Commonwealth Budget affecting our clients
May 07, 2012
Four important recent developments illustrate just how quickly the regulatory, commercial and political landscape is changing for Australia’s National Broadband N...
March 02, 2012
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