Do you have a right to privacy?
Andrew Moore (Partner) and Ahrani Ranjitkumar (Senior Associate) have contributed to the recent LexisNexis Privacy Law Bulletin, looking at the need for Australia to develop its privacy laws to allow for sufficient protection of individuals’ rights to privacy in our evolving digital world.
The article addresses the following key takeaways:
- the development of a statutory cause of action for breach of individual privacy in Australia;
- the subjective concept of what amounts to “private” information; and
- the likely rise in class actions against businesses for breach of privacy.
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