Fiona McCord

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Fiona McCord is no longer with Holley Nethercote. Please click here to view our current team of lawyers & consultants or contact us directly.

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Data Breach Reporting – What you need to know as a Licensee

19 Mar 2020

Australian Financial Services and Australian Credit Licensees are subject to data breach reporting requirements contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (“data breach law”). The law imposes a reporting obligation when an ‘eligible data breach’ occurs. …

As a credit licensee, can you sign the Annual Compliance Certificate?

18 Dec 2019

If you are a credit licensee, you must lodge an annual compliance certificate with ASIC within 45 days of your licensing anniversary each year.  Your licensing anniversary is the anniversary of the day on which…

Current ASIC trends in AFSL and ACL applications and variations

05 Jul 2019

Some of you reading may already hold a licence issued by ASIC, be it an AFSL, an ACL or both. If you’re not looking to set up a new business or expand your current business…

Mismanaging client data can cost you! Lessons to be learned from Equifax

30 Jun 2019

Late last year, UK based Equifax Ltd was issued with a penalty of 500,000GBP by the Information Commissioner (UK) (the Commissioner) in relation to a privacy breach. The breach occurred under pre General Data Protection…

You’ve just suffered a ‘cyber’ incident – What Are the Legal Risks?

19 Feb 2018

While it is natural to focus on restoring internal systems and security processes if a cyber incident arises, consideration must be given to the potential legal ramifications. Here are our top four cyber incident legal…