Simpsons Solicitors

Government announces review of Australian Contract Law

March 22nd 2012

The Government has announced a review of Australian Contract Law.

This is likely to have implications for copyright licensing. For example, there have been some interesting decisions in relation to browsewrap licensing recently.

There was also the 2002 Copyright Law Review inquiry into Copyright and Contract.

A copy of the discussion paper can be accessed on the Attorney-General’s Department’s website. Submissions are due on 20 July 2012.

To read more about this story go to: http://www.copyright.org.au/news-and-policy/details/id/2053/

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