Now is the time for governments to review tenancy laws to better protect tenants.
Changing to the European Union standard would add significant penalties for companies and protections for consumers, says a UNSW expert in the future of law.
People may consent to the use of their personal data, without being sufficiently aware or informed of the nature and extent of potential implications.
Differences in US privacy legislation present a challenge for the rest of the world, UNSW Law's David Vaile told a forum on global data protection.
Blockchain data is unchangeable, which is a problem when privacy laws require companies to delete data once it’s served its purpose.