Australia’s amended Copyright Act in force

The recent Australian Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Act 2015 received Royal Assent on June 26, 2015, and came into force on June 27, 2015. It amends the Australian Copyright Act 1968, allowing copyright owners to apply to the Federal Court of Australia for an injunction requiring carriage service providers to disable access to an online location outside Australia, which infringes (or facilitates the infringement of) copyright.

See: WIPO Lex