Carriage and Delivery of Goods
Carriage and Delivery of Goods
18 June 2014 | By  Karl Stolberger
Increased limit under Carriage of Goods Act 1979 and new guarantee as to delivery under Consumer Guarantees Act 1993. Read More →
Carriage and Delivery of Goods
Carriage and Delivery of Goods
18 June 2014 | By  Karl Stolberger
Increased limit under Carriage of Goods Act 1979 and new guarantee as to delivery under Consumer Guarantees Act 1993.
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Privacy in the Age of Big Data
Privacy in the Age of Big Data
10 June 2014 | By  Lowndes Jordan
In 2012, Rick Shera was invited by the Privacy Commissioner to speak alongside internationally renowned privacy and security expert, Bruce Schneier. Here, lovingly restored, is Rick's talk ...
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UAV Near Misses
UAV Near Misses
05 June 2014 | By  Karl Stolberger
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (equivalent to New Zealand’s Transport Accident Investigation Commission) has recently reported on two near misses between UAVs and manned aircraft (in one case a DHC- 8 and in the other a Bell 412 rescue helicopter).
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Goodbye to Postal Rule
Goodbye to Postal Rule
04 June 2014 | By  Rick Shera
In the days when most things went by physical post, in envelopes, delivered by actual people, in real life, mostly on bikes, the law developed the the postal rule. It is an exception to the general rule of contract formation ...
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Director Given Community Service and Fined for Unsafe Vessel
Director Given Community Service and Fined for Unsafe Vessel
03 June 2014 | By  Karl Stolberger
In a post script to our earlier case note on the “Easy Rider” fishing boat prosecution, penalties have now been imposed on vessel owner AZ1 Enterprises Ltd, and on the company’s director, both of whom were convicted for breaches of the Maritime Transport Act and the Health & Safety in Employment Act.
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