Aug 192019
 
 August 19, 2019  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Workplace

Al Restar reports: The Australian court ruled that employees are allowed to refuse to provide biometric data to their employees. The ruling follows the lawsuit filed by Jeremy Lee getting fired from his previous job due to his refusal of providing his fingerprint samples for the company’s newly installed fingerprint [Read More…]

Aug 082019
 
 August 8, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Non-U.S.

Pat McGrath reports: Australia’s biggest medical appointment booking app HealthEngine is facing multi-million-dollar penalties after an ABC investigation exposed its practice of funnelling patient information to law firms. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched legal action against the Perth-based company in the Federal Court, accusing it of misleading [Read More…]