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Derek Wilding

Commentary

Digital platforms. Why the ACCC’s proposals for Google and Facebook matter big time

The current regime that oversees digital platforms is woefully inadequate. Right now, as the ACCC notes, digital platforms are largely unregulated.
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Content, consolidation and clout: how will regional Australia be affected by media ownership changes?

The government has released its proposed media law reforms, and its regional Australia that stands to lose the most. Tim Dwyer, Derek Wilding, Helen Wilson and Simon Curtis examine four regional locations : Wollongong, Townsville, Launceston and Toowoomba, and find that residents have few sources...
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Content, consolidation and clout: how will regional Australia be affected by media ownership changes?

The government has released its proposed media law reforms, and its regional Australia that stands to lose the most. Tim Dwyer, Derek Wilding, Helen Wilson and Simon Curtis examine four regional locations – Wollongong, Townsville, Launceston and Toowoomba – and find that residents have few...
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Not so special: telecommunications contracts, disability and unfair practices

Chris Atmore, Derek Wilding and Elizabeth Beal examine disputes between telecommunications providers and people with 'judgment-related?' disabilities in Victoria. Judgment-related disabilities can include intellectual disabilities, brain injuries, mental illness and dementia. They propose changes to law and policy that could help reduce disadvantage, including ways...
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Not so special: telecommunications contracts, disability and unfair practices

Chris Atmore, Derek Wilding and Elizabeth Beal examine disputes between telecommunications providers and people with ‘judgment-related’ disabilities in Victoria. Judgment-related disabilities can include intellectual disabilities, brain injuries, mental illness and dementia. They propose changes to law and policy that could help reduce disadvantage, including ways...