Fairfax v. Telstra: Metadata Ruling Adds Confusion to Australia’s Privacy Laws

An Australian journalist has won the right to obtain his metadata from telco provider Telstra, creating an increasingly murky definition of what constitutes private information.A journalist has won a landmark court ruling to have Australia’s national telecommunications company (telco) hand over the metadata it holds on him, potentially compromising the way marketers will be able to use data in the future.

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