Case Law: BUQ v HRE, Summary judgment and permanent injunction, contempt application to be heard later – Anna Caddick

29 05 2015

AnonymousIn BUQ v HRE, Mr Justice Warby granted the claimant summary judgment and a permanent injunction prohibiting the disclosure of private information even though a cross-application to commit the claimant for contempt of court was to be determined at a later date. Read the rest of this entry »





Access request for network data granted! A few thoughts on the decision in Ben Grubb and Telstra – Sophie Stalla-Bourdillon

29 05 2015

control-room-2The decision in Ben Grubb and Telstra Corporation Limited ([2015] AICmr 35) is fascinating.  It was issued on 1 May 2015 by Timothy Pilgrim, the Australian Privacy Commissioner – especially in the light of our recent posts, such as this one concerning Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and their roles as mere conduits and/or data controllers, or that one concerning the definitions of metadata. Read the rest of this entry »