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Review of civil surveillance and privacy laws

February 11, 2020 - 10:06am

The Queensland Law Reform Commission (QLRC) is expected to report to the Attorney-General in late February on its review into modernising Queensland’s laws relating to civil surveillance and the protection of privacy in the context of current and emerging technologies.

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Camera surveillance – OIC’s recent audit findings

February 11, 2020 - 10:06am

Queensland government agencies that operate camera surveillance systems must manage the associated personal information in line with their legislative obligations, under the Information Privacy Act 2009 (IP Act) and the Right to Information Act2009 (RTI Act).

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AI ethics framework and principles released

February 11, 2020 - 10:05am

The Australian Government has released its ethics framework for businesses and organisations who design, develop, integrate or use artificial intelligence (AI).

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Australian Human Rights Commission: Release of Human Rights and Technology Discussion Paper for Public Consultation

February 11, 2020 - 10:04am

As noted at our 2019 Solomon Lecture, the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) is undertaking a major project on human rights and technology, led by Edward Santow, the Australian Human Rights Commissioner.

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QCAT awards privacy complainant damages

February 11, 2020 - 10:02am

An Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reservist (the complainant), who was not on active duty or in uniform at the time, was arrested by the Queensland Police Service (QPS).

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