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As reported in our previous blog post, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) brought proceedings against Lux Distributors Pty Ltd (Lux) after five elderly women were sold Lux vacuum cleaners between 2009 and 2011,...

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You know it’s an election year when, in the last week Parliament sits before an election, MPs are presented with a swollen legislative agenda. This year, that list includes a raft of private members’ bills...

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Foxtel Management Pty Ltd has provided the ACCC with a court enforceable undertaking following allegations that Foxtel breached sections 18, 32(2) and 36(4) of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) with a free television offer. During...

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Whilst the Easter bunny was busy preparing for the Easter rush, Lindt was busy licking its wounds and counting its losses last Thursday, after a twelve year court battle was ended when Lindt’s final appeal...

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When a sales representative arrives on the door stop of your 90 year old grandmother’s home under the premise of conducting a vacuum cleaner maintenance check which results in selling her a vacuum cleaner worth...

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