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Can you post that photo?

As a business operator, today’s social media landscape allows you to share photos with your followers to help build your brand and network. But have you ev […]

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Both sides of Australia’s animal testing ban

Warning: this is going to be controversial From 1 July 2020, manufacturers and importers of cosmetics may not use animal test data to support the introductio […]

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Top 5 legal speed humps facing SEO providers

With the continued emergence of e-commerce as the dominant way to conduct and attract new business, the search engine optimisation (SEO) industry is enjoying a […]

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Keeping your business safe from cybersquatters

You will be familiar with the term 'squatters' in a property context, used to define a person who unlawfully occupies a property that does not belong to them. […]

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Unrealistic ideal body images on social media

Unhealthy and unrealistic body images are the subject of a recent update to the Australian Association of National Advertisers (AANA) Code of Ethics Practice No […]

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Australia’s first federal modern slavery laws

Australia’s Modern Slavery Bill 2018 (Cth) passed through Parliament on 29 November 2018 with strong support from both sides of the House and the Senate. The […]

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Modern slavery update

In a win for corporate social responsibility and human rights, Australia's first modern slavery legislation passed both houses of parliament yesterday. Globa […]

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Parallel importing cosmetics

Parallel importing is a divisive subject in the cosmetics industry. On the one hand, Australian cosmetics distributors can benefit from lower cost prices off […]

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It’s not you, it’s me

Nobody likes break-ups. They’re awkward, unpleasant and all too often end up being fairly messy. While this may sound obvious for romantic relationships […]

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Delivering the goods: transport providers roped in

Until this week, transport and storage service providers were exempt from complying with the consumer guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). This r […]

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