The Information Security Guide provides guidance to public sector agencies and private sector organisations (entities) on the steps that they should be taking to protect personal information they hold from misuse, loss and from unauthorised access, use, modification or disclosure.
30 Apr 2013
The draft Credit Reporting Code (CR Code) supplements, amplifies and clarifies new requirements for handling credit reporting information that will take effect on 12 March 2014 along with several other major changes to the Privacy Act.
8 Apr 2013
Organisations in Australia that are regulated by the Privacy Act will need to review and update their privacy compliance soon with the passage of the Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Bill 2012 today.
29 Nov 2012
The High Court's decision in ANZ v Andrews has implications far beyond the banking industry, as Steven Klimt and Narelle Smythe explain.
18 Sep 2012
ASIC's consultation paper on financial advertising provides regulatory guidance to help credit providers comply with their advertising obligations. Steven Klimt talks about some recent examples of financial advertising that have been targeted by ASIC and provides some helpful compliance hints.
21 Jun 2012