Australia: Invitation: Hall & Wilcox Employment Breakfast Briefing
Last Updated: 13 March 2013

Privacy Law Reforms

Hall & Wilcox invites you to attend a Breakfast Briefing to hear an update on the recent reforms to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) that will have significant implications for most public and private sector entities.

The Briefing will cover the following feature topics:

  • introduction of the Australian Privacy Principles, a single set of privacy principles for both private and public sector entities;
  • new obligations regarding:
    • the collection, use and disclosure, and handling of personal information;
    • notification requirements;
    • the overseas transfer of personal information; and
    • direct marketing;
  • significant reforms to the credit reporting provisions;
  • enhanced powers of the Australian Information Commissioner; and
  • potential penalties of up to $1.7 million.

The interactive discussion will be led by Alison Baker, Partner, and Rhiannon Nixon , Lawyer, and will provide you with the opportunity to have your questions answered.

We look forward to seeing you then.

Event Information

WHEN: Tuesday 23 April 2013
7:30am Registration and a light breakfast
7:55am Seminar commences
9:00am Seminar concludes
LOCATION: Hall & Wilcox
Level 30 Bourke Place
600 Bourke Street, Melbourne
RSVP: Click here to RSVP by Tuesday 16 April 2013
Please advise of any dietary requirements
ENQUIRIES: Jessica Bartlett
T: +61 3 9603 3424

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