Piper Alderman assisted Planet Software with the structuring, negotiation and documentation of the sale of Planet Software, including by managing the cross-jurisdictional issues that arose as the result of the purchasing group being headquartered in the United States.
Piper Alderman was pleased to act for ISP provider Access Digital Networks and IT support service provider Interactive Gateways Australia (together, Access Digital) on the sale of their businesses to ASX-listed Over The Wire Holdings Ltd, an internet and infrastructure business with a market capitalisation of approximately $266 million.
Smart contracts have been dubbed the technology which will bring an end to the legal profession as we know it. This insight discusses what we can expect from smart contracts and why this technology probably won’t lead to the demise of the legal profession.
If you allow others to post on your social media sites, you are likely to be held responsible if those posts breach the law or other people’s rights.
On 18 June 2019 Facebook released its whitepaper for its long-awaited planned cryptocurrency Libra coin, disclosing that Facebook will participate in, but not control the new token, which will be governed by the Libra Association, an independent not-for-profit membership organisation headquartered in Geneva Switzerland.
Following continuing complaints by consumers in relation to differences between the advertised NBN service speeds and those actually experienced by consumers
In our earlier article ‘Data Breach Response Planning: Getting Down to Business’ we referred to the introduction of a mandatory new Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme in Australia and outlined some steps organisations could take to prepare. The changes were introduced by the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017 (Cth).
The Productivity Commission (Commission), as independent advisory agency of the Commonwealth Government, has released a draft report
In response to global concerns regarding the mass exportation of counterfeit goods, the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China is now proactively seizing goods registered with Customs.