Monthly Archives: January 2022

The Victorian Government has extended the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme (CTRS) until 15 March 2022. We are awaiting the updated Regulations but the Victorian Small Business Commissioner’s website has indicated the following: Relief is to be available for businesses with an annual turnover of $10 million or less (compared with up to $50 million in […]

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If passed, the Social Media (Anti-Trolling) Bill 2021 (Cth) will significantly expand the liability of social media platforms for defamatory posts by their users, deny the platforms recourse to the innocent dissemination defence and make access to a new safe-harbour defence conditional on unmasking anonymous end-users (which raises complex practical and ideological issues, with implications […]

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