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No pain relief for suppliers of Nurofen

June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ACCC’s enforcement of “Truth in Advertising”...

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Vodafail

Vodafail – The saga continues…

April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

You may remember the widespread problems Vodafone customers experienced in 2010 – 2011.  More than 23,000 customers complained of call drop outs, slow internet performance and poor reception.  This incident resulted in the birth of...

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consumer guarantees

Calling all Consumers – it is your day!

April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Friday, 15 March 2013 was ‘World Consumer Rights Day.’  On this day, Chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Rod Sims, took the time to restate the ACCC’s commitment to championing the rights...

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On 31st July 2012 the Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act was introduced to the US Congress by Senators Patrick Leahy and Chuck Grassley. The legislation is significant as, if it passes, it would be the first...

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The Cardiff Bus Decision is significant (particularly in the context of small markets) as it illustrates that, whilst conduct may be “of minor significance” and statutorily exempted from financial penalty by the OFT, there is...

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