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A new bill requiring the internet giants to share advertising revenue with news media companies is currently being drafted by the ACCC and the Australian Government.

The tech companies aren’t pleased with the move, with Google posting an open letter on their website and social media accounts on Monday claiming the new bill will adversely affect its users.

So how will the bill affect Australians who use the site, if at all?

Erielle Sudario spoke with media law specialist, Roger Blow, from Cove Legal, to help explain the tension between Google and the ACCC.

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