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MEAA Equity submission on Copyright

Submissions
MEAA Equity section's submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee's inquiry into the Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Bill 2015.  ...
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Joint submission on Animal Protection

Submissions
Joint media organisations' submission to the Senate Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport inquiry into the Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) Bill 2015.  ...
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More than 70 jobs under threat at iconic Sydney arts venue

Releases
More than 70 workers who bring productions to life at the City Recital Hall Angel Place could lose their jobs as a result of a proposal before Sydney City Council ...
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Immigration Department responds to MEAA about the Cricket World Cup

Releases
MEAA is calling on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to revoke visas granted to foreign workers imported to broadcast the Cricket World Cup ...
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Joint submission on Freedoms

Submissions
Joint media organisations' submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) Issues Paper: Traditional rights and Freedoms – Encroachments by Commonwealth Laws.  ...
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Actors take the fight for the future of the Australian film and TV to Canberra

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Today actors Susie Porter, Geoff Morrell and John Howard met with key senators to campaign against an Abbott Government proposal to cut requirements for taxpayer-funded productions to employ Australian actors and crew ...
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Joint follow-up on Data Retention

Submissions
Joint media organisations' follow-up submission on concerns surrounding the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014.  ...
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MEAA letter to UN FoE rapporteur

Submissions
MEAA letter to David Kaye, United Nations Special Rapporteur for the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression, on the threats to press freedom in Australia arising from government legislation ...
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All MEAA sections - Mark Phillips
Director Communications
All MEAA sections
mark.phillips@meaa.org
03 9691 7105/0422 009 011
MEAA Media (journalist members') section - Mike Dobbie
Communications Manager
MEAA Media (journalist members') section
mike.dobbie@meaa.org
03 9691 7101
MEAA Equity section - Lizzie Franks
Communications Manager
MEAA Equity section
lizzie.franks@meaa.org
02 9333 0961