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Freebie? I wouldn’t bet on it

September 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Federal Court has found that Bet365 engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct and made false representations in " Free Bets ” offers to new customers...

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ACCC sucks $370,000 penalty out of Lux

August 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Federal Court of Australia has ordered Lux to pay a $370,000 penalty for engaging in unconscionable conduct during sale of vacuum cleaners to elderly consumers in their homes...

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TripAdvisor has been fined €500,000 Euros (approx. AUD$750,000) by Italy’s Competition Authority, the Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, (Competition Authority) for publishing misleading information about the source of its reviews. These findings follow...

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A vehicle for unfair terms?

November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ACCC has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against CLA Trading Pty Ltd, trading as Europcar Australia (Europcar), alleging that the following terms in Europcar’s standard vehicle rental contracts are unfair and should be...

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