Tim Pilgrim, the current Privacy Commissioner, is enforcing the Privacy Act like never before.
In a recent "privacy sweep" of the websites most used by Australians, 83% of websites surveyed by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) contained unsatisfactory website privacy policies
It is a vexed question as to how far an employer can, or should be allowed to, regulate the social media activities of its employees outside the workplace.
The much awaited and discussed National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill sets the details of the NDIS in legislative form. It is currently open for public consultation. We review and analyse the key features of the Bill and the policy tensions behind it.
The Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012 (Cth) will bring the largest changes to the Privacy Act 1998 (Cth) for over a decade.