Archives for January 2017

Software licences held to be “goods” under ACL

Software licences have been held to be “goods” under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) by the Federal Court of Australia in Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v Valve Corporation (No 3) [2016] FCA 196.  The case also clarified the position of “choice of law” clauses and highlighted the difficulties of contracting out of ACL consumer guarantees. [Read more…]

2017 Events

8 March 2017 – Startup Law: The Time is Now

With Australia’s innovation push the time is ripe for startups to flourish, but first it’s crucial that companies and their counsel gain a firm grasp of the most important legal issues facing startups. [Read more…]

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