Mondaq Australia: Consumer Protection
Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
Case shows that creditors should not have to suffer a reduced dividend due to illegal action by a company or individual.
Kott Gunning
Your credit information is retained for a certain period of time, after which it must be removed from your credit report.
Holding Redlich
The ACCC cracked down on the waste management sector for the use of unfair contract terms in standard form contracts.
Holding Redlich
Since 2017, when the ACCC announced that UCT was one of the top priorities, there has been some real action in this area.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The decision imposed the largest penalty orders against an individual and against a corporation, for breaches of the ACL.
Holman Webb
The consumer law issues of advertising, consumer guarantees and product safety are important for shoppers and retailers.
Marque Lawyers
The ACCC sends a strong message to business: time to review those standard contract terms and think seriously about UCT.
Bryks Lawyers
To ensure compliance with payment surcharge regulations, businesses need to understand the regulatory framework.
Holding Redlich
Links to media releases, what is going on in practice and regulations and cases relating to Competition and Consumer Law.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Schools should review corporate governance structures to ensure the efficient running of school operations as a business.
Cooper Grace Ward
The ACT Education Directorate entered into a record undertaking with Worksafe ACT dealing with injuries suffered by staff.
Cooper Grace Ward
Schools should keep detailed notes to ensure that essential information about any student is communicated to all staff.
HHG Legal Group
Article discusses amendments to the ACL which increase penalties for some breaches.
Holding Redlich
Article discusses recent FTA amendments that offer a fair, quick and cheap resolution option for small value disputes.
Holding Redlich
This newsletter includes links to recent media releases and cases relating to competition and consumer law.
Bryks Lawyers
Meriton was found to have engaged in deceptive practices which prevented guests from posting potentially negative reviews.
Bryks Lawyers
This recent act introduced significant increases to the maximum penalties for breaches of the Australian Consumer Law.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
When representing products and services via promotions or offers to consumers, businesses should avoid certain issues.
Holding Redlich
This newsletter includes links to recent media releases and cases relating to competition and consumer law.
Hunt & Hunt
Increases in potential financial penalties are intended to curb complacent attitude toward non-compliance with the ACL.
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Kott Gunning
Your credit information is retained for a certain period of time, after which it must be removed from your credit report.
Cooper Grace Ward
You must review and update compliance policies and training programs to ensure you comply with the new penalties regime.
Stacks Law Firm
The father sought court orders regarding the daughter's schooling, after the mother enrolled her in a Christian school.
Bartier Perry
The proposed Code is in response to the 2017 report published by the ACCC ("New Car Retailing Industry Market Study").
Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
Case shows that creditors should not have to suffer a reduced dividend due to illegal action by a company or individual.
Clyde & Co
In the Final Report (Final Report) of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industy (Royal Commission) ...
Holding Redlich
Timely reminder for franchisors to ensure disclosure documents & internal processes meet the high standards required at law.
Bright Law
Disclosure documents are inadequate to protect persons against products which do not provide value to the customer.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
The case demonstrates the court's reluctance to allow a brand to falsely depict that a product is 'Made in Australia'.
ClarkeKann Lawyers
This article looks at the enforceability of automatic renewal clauses in light of the unfair contract terms regime.
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