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Using AI Ethically and Responsibly
While the potential of GenAI is awe-inspiring, we must tread responsibly and mindfully when using these tools. Businesses should take steps to ensure their staff are educated on responsible AI usage and that there are guidelines in place. We have produced a 1 minute video on responsible AI use (the link can be copied and shared within your organisation).
Spam: Don't Do It.
Spam Act compliance is one of the ACMA’s current compliance priorities. Businesses need to double-check their electronic messaging, consents, opt-ins and unsubscribe functions.
Don't fob off button battery compliance
Even very large businesses can come unstuck in relation to compliance with mandatory standards relating to button batteries.
Swipe right into Court: eHarmony accused of misleading statements
Avoid misleading statements and also check your toy safety compliance
Be sure to get your toy safety ducks in a row
Do your checks today to avoid the risk of selling unsafe toys which could lead to consumer harm, recalls, damage to reputation and significant penalties for your business.
Dell hit with $10 M penalty for Misleading Pricing
Dell has been fined $10 million for falsely advertising discount prices on computer monitors that were bundled with other products.
DoorDash's Spam Slip-Up
Door Dash has paid a $2,011,320 infringement notice for sending unsolicited texts and emails, which violated spam rules.
ACCC Draft Guidance on Green Claims
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released draft guidance for businesses on making environmental and sustainability claims.
Toys for children under three, products containing button batteries, toppling furniture, and infant sleep products.
ACCC announced it is focusing on the product compliance of toys for children under three, products containing button batteries, toppling furniture, and infant sleep products.
AI in Retail: Balancing the Benefits with Privacy and ACL Issues
Businesses need to be aware of some risks when using Chat GPT (AI technology).
10 years on from the Rana Plaza disaster: How can retail businesses address modern slavery?
How businesses can take steps to address modern slavery.
Recent greenwashing cases in Australia and New Zealand
Summary of some greenwashing related cases in Australia and New Zeland
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