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Employment & Workplace Relations| 06 Nov 2020
A number of significant changes have been made to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) since 2000, including the extension of the Act into the private sector in 2001 and the introduction of the Australian Privacy Principles in 2014. But how effective were those changes?
Corporate & Commercial| 25 Aug 2020
In this article, we consider the legal issues for retailers hoping to take advantage of the new convergence of ‘social’ and ‘shopping’.
Cybersecurity| 01 Jun 2020
Hall & Wilcox has been working with cybersecurity company CTRL Group on a number of privacy-related initiatives. This article is co-written by Hall & Wilcox privacy and employment law experts Alison Baker and Iona Goodwin, as well as cybersecurity specialists ...
Health & Community| 06 May 2020
The Federal Government launched the COVIDSafe app in a bid to manage and control the spread of COVID-19 as state and territory governments begin to ease lockdown restrictions. Partners John Gray and Alison Choy Flannigan outline how the app works.
Employment & Workplace Relations| 31 Mar 2020
Organisations are facing unprecedented challenges to address the spread of COVID-19. In doing so, organisations are likely to be handling more and different personal information than normal. It is important that when designing and implementing measures in response to the ...