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Today the Federal Government tabled amendments to the Privacy Act to introduce the mandatory reporting of privacy breaches, the Privacy Amendment (Privacy Alerts) Bill 2013.
29 May 2013
In an area that is rarely tested, the Full Federal Court has come down in favour of recognising continuity of service with one employer, despite there being successive employment contracts, employment with group companies, overseas employment and ultimately a secondment taking place (Cohen v iSOFT Group Pty Limited  FCAFC 49).
28 May 2013
The Australian competition agency, the ACCC, is currently undertaking a review of its immunity policy, in light of the experience gained since Australia criminalised its cartel laws in July 2009.
28 May 2013
The compliance burden on energy and resources participants in NSW, particularly those in the onshore petroleum industry, is set to increase if the Petroleum (Onshore) Amendment Bill 2013 (NSW) is passed.
24 May 2013
Tradeable water rights and arrangements in relation to tradeable water rights will be excluded from the definition of a "derivative" in Chapter 7 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).
10 May 2013