King & Spalding (JD Supra Australia)
Australia to Join APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules System
Australia has announced that it will be joining the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules (“CBPR”) system, a voluntary program that seeks to protect the transfer of information between APEC countries. This decision follows a consultation process begun in July 2017 whereby Australia “invited businesses and other interested stakeholders to comment on a discussion paper about the implications of...
Australia And China Establish Cybersecurity Agreement
On April 21, 2017, Australia and China forged an agreement to expand their cybersecurity cooperation. This agreement emerged as part of the Australia-China High-Level Security Dialogue held in Sydney.
Unitization: Specific Considerations for LNG Export Projects
Unitized Gas to LNG Export - A number of global LNG export projects – existing, under construction and planned – process (or will process) natural gas produced from unitized gas fields. Gas produced from unitized gas fields supplies six existing operational LNG export projects – PNG in Papua New Guinea, Tangguh in Indonesia, Snøhvit in Norway, Darwin in Australia, Gorgon in Australia, and...