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Unwrapping a Christmas hamper of unfair contract terms: Lessons on transparency from ACCC action against Chrisco

Businesses must be aware that the fairness of a contract term can be affected by simple issues like formatting and visual presentation.
James Cameron

Changes to Foreign Investment Regime commencing 1 December

Australia’s new foreign investment regime starts on Tuesday 1 December – including the introduction of application fees.
Andrew Lumsden
Lizzie Knight
Aidan Lavin

Is David Gordon right? Are Australia’s media control rules redundant?

The answer could well be “Yes”. Australia’s media ownership laws are no longer “fit for purpose”.
Thomas Jones
Jennifer Dean
Comms Media Tech 14

Telstra takes on the ACCC’s access pricing determination

With $120 million in annual revenue at stake, Telstra is fighting a forced reduction to its wholesale prices.
Justin Gay

General Counsels’ top priority for 2016: Managing cyber security

Data security is top of the “worry” list for general counsel and directors.
James North
James Wallace

What it takes to be a sustainable, smart city: Urban innovation

How are cities responding to issues of congestion, aging infrastructure and pollution?
Andrew Chew
Jay Andrews