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Linklaters Insights: European Commission reaffirms tough stance on loyalty inducing rebates
Insight 14 Feb 2018

After a two-and-a-half year investigation, the European Commission has imposed a €997 million fine on Qualcomm for 'illegally shutting out rivals' from the market for LTE baseband chipsets using significant payments to an important ...

Federal Government review into Open Banking
Insight 14 Feb 2018

The Federal Government has released its much anticipated Review into Open Banking in Australia. The Review makes 50 sweeping recommendations to implement Open Banking, including a new regulatory ...

Coming clean and staying clean: continuous disclosure obligations in the age of the data breach
Insight 22 Jan 2018

Historically, shareholders have appeared unfazed by news of cyber attacks, with the vast majority of them having only a very minor and short-term impact on share prices. However, a recent study by ...

The Australian Cyber Security Centre's 2017 Threat Report
Insight 22 Jan 2018

In October, the Australian Cyber Security Centre released its 2017 Threat Report , reflecting on the previous year in cyber security. This annual report addresses the current challenges and emergin ...

OAIC concludes investigation into Precedent Communications
Insight 22 Jan 2018

In October 2016, a one-off human error by a Precedent Communications employee led to a massive data breach that rocked the Australian Red Cross Blood Service. The Australian Information and Privacy ...

Ransomware: The year in review
Insight 22 Jan 2018

Ransomware is big business, as cyber criminals increasingly transition from a business model focused on the theft of data to one predicated on extortion. Remarkably, however, the use of malicious ...

Should you pay a cyber criminal's ransom?
Insight 22 Jan 2018

With ransomware attacks affecting six out of 10 Australian organisations, 1 businesses are being forced to decide whether to concede to the ransom demands of cyber criminals in order to regain acce ...

Spotlight: (almost) everything you need to know about ransomware
Insight 22 Jan 2018

Almost half of all companies experienced at least one cyber ransom incident in 2016 – either a ransomware attack or a ransom denial-of-service attack. That same year, ransomware attacks cost ...

Competition news
Insight 22 Nov 2017

New focuses for the ACCC: Harper, robots and excessive surcharges Last month was a month of new direction and focus for the ACCC. On 6 November, significant changes to Australia's competition laws ...

How to create a cyber resilient supply chain
Insight 16 Oct 2017

What do the Australian Department of Defence, Target, Verizon and the Australian Red Cross Blood Service have in common? They all suffered massive data breaches linked to a failure in their supply ...