Australian Consumer Law and Misleading and Deceptive Advertisements

As a consumer you need to be aware and cautious of what you are purchasing, the claims about the good or service you are receiving and the rights you have as a consumer in Australia. Here you will learn all about  Australian consumer law, the rights you have as a consumer and the effect ofContinue reading “Australian Consumer Law and Misleading and Deceptive Advertisements”

Copyright and Plagiarism

This week in BCM113 our class activity was to research a case and present our findings but before I do, I wanted to simply define copyright and plagiarism. Copyright “refers to the legal right of the owner of intellectual property” (Investopedia 2020). It is essentially the author’s right to copy as they have the exclusiveContinue reading “Copyright and Plagiarism”

Understanding the Australian Legal System

This past week in BCM113, we began learning about the Australian Legal System, or at least we tried to understand it. Personally I find legal terminology and just the whole concept of laws difficult to comprehend. I never took legal studies during high school, simply because I never enjoyed any of it. So this isContinue reading “Understanding the Australian Legal System”