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InCompetition | penalty units

Penalty units balloon

July 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

Commonwealth penalty units increased on 1 July 2020 for the first time in three years....

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The ACCC has issued guidance on the new National Information Standard on free range eggs....

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Last month the Compliance and Enforcement Guide to Australian Consumer Law was released, covering how State and Commonwealth regulators enforce the ACL ...

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Mind the Gap

December 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Federal Court clears Woolworths in unconscionability action. The Federal Court has found that Woolworths did not engage in unconscionable conduct ...

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“Fat-Fighting” Foster Freed

November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Federal Court orders the early release of Peter Foster for contempt charges...

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Banks scared of a Bit of competition?

October 20, 2015 | 1 Comments

ACCC commences investigation into bank closures of Bitcoin accounts...

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Bloggers Beware

May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

A curt reminder that the ACL applies to all representations – even in cyberspace...

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Spreets’ $600,000 Deal of the Day

April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

ACCC’s focus on online markets continues with further penalties. Group buying website Spreets has become the latest in a line of online deal businesses to be ordered to pay penalties for misleading and deceptive conduct....

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