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BMW says court can’t make funding order in Takata class actions
Class Actions September 19, 2018 8:40 pm By Miklos Bolza

BMW Australia plans to challenge the NSW Supreme Court’s power to create a common fund order spanning six class actions brought against major players in […]

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ACCC calls for regulation to stop airports ‘exploiting’ power
Competition & Consumer Protection September 18, 2018 4:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

Australia needs an effective regulatory regime to prevent the country’s major airports from abusing their market power, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said Tuesday. […]

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VW will refund purchasers of cars that fail within 60 days
Competition & Consumer Protection September 7, 2018 12:13 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Volkswagen has agreed to offer refunds or replacements to consumers if a defect makes a car un-drivable within the first 60 days after purchase without […]

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Seafolly, Seko lay down swords in suit over shipping agreement
Contracts September 4, 2018 9:49 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Aussie swimwear company Seafolly Pty Ltd and global logistics company Seko have agreed to settle their dispute over a shipping agreement that went south. Justice […]

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VW ordered to name names in Dieselgate suits
Class Actions September 3, 2018 11:35 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing lawsuits by the ACCC as well as multiple class actions against Volkswagen AG over the Dieselgate scandal has ordered the car maker […]

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TransUrban to pay $9.26B for WestConnex stake
Competition & Consumer Protection August 31, 2018 1:09 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A consortium led by TransUrban will pay $9.26 billion for a 51 per cent stake in in the WestConnex highway project, one day after the […]

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ACCC greenlights TransUrban bid for WestConnex stake
Competition & Consumer Protection August 30, 2018 10:55 am By Cat Fredenburgh

The ACCC has approved TransUrban’s bid for a majority stake in the $16.8 billion WestConnex highway project, after TransUrban agreed to publish toll data to help […]

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Judge slams ‘uncooperative’ Volkswagen in dieselgate case
Class Actions August 29, 2018 8:32 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Federal Court judge has criticised Volkswagen for being “uncooperative” in refusing to tell the court who authorised the defeat device at the heart of […]

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$40M class action launched over Sydney Light Rail project
Class Actions August 29, 2018 10:12 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A group of 61 business owners has filed a class action against the NSW government alleging they suffered losses as a result of the Sydney […]

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Auto giants ready to talk settlement in Takata class actions
Product Liability August 28, 2018 9:54 pm By Miklos Bolza

Six major car companies indicated Tuesday they were open to a quick settlement of class actions brought on behalf of potentially hundreds of thousands of […]

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