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Pizza Hut Australia slapped with $2.5m fine for breaching spam laws

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has issued Pizza Hut Australia a hefty...

Privacy Amendment Bill

First reading May 2024…. Deadline for submissions to select committee June 14, 2024.

Is Local Radio being ‘elbowed out’ by Global TechMedia companies?

Australian Ad’ publication Mi3 recently reported that radio stations in Australia have expressed...

MA's 2023 Annual Report

MA's 2023 Annual Report. 2023 saw me complete four years as CEO at the MA and it was the first year...

Customers refunded nearly $480k in settlement with ComCom

Commerce Commission punishes Slingshot and Orcon for breaching Fair Trading Act.

EU's ruling against Facebook sets data privacy precedent

The recent ruling by the European Union's top court against Facebook has caused quite a stir in the...

More decisions made on NZ's Consumer Data Right

The Office of the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs has released a Cabinet Paper outlining...

ASA Releases New Industry Resources

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) have released two new suites of resources to support...

Strandbags fined $780,000 after consumers bagged a not-so-real deal

A leading Australasian handbag and luggage retailer, Strandbags Pty Limited, has today been fined...

MA's response to possible Privacy Act changes

Observations on the possible changes to notification rules under the Privacy Act 2020 These...

ASA releases most complained about ads of 2021

The ASA its 2021 Annual Report on 18 May 2022. As part of this report, we have released some of the...

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