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ASIC blasted for ‘vague’ case against Tennis Australia duo
Corporate November 30, 2018 3:19 pm By Christine Caulfield

A court has told the Australian Securities and Investments Commission to produce more detailed allegations against former Tennis Australia directors Harold Mitchell and Stephen Healy […]

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What you need to know about the GetSwift ruling
Analysis November 21, 2018 11:55 pm By Christine Caulfield

The court’s authority to shut down competing class actions is no longer in doubt after Tuesday’s Full Federal Court judgment in the case against GetSwift, […]

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GetSwift judge had power to stay competing class actions, Full Court rules
Appeals November 20, 2018 11:21 am By Christine Caulfield

The Full Federal Court has dismissed a challenge to a ruling that chose one of three shareholder class actions to proceed against GetSwift, saying the […]

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GetSwift ruling to offer roadmap for competing class actions
Appeals November 19, 2018 9:18 pm By Christine Caulfield

A groundbreaking judgment by the Full Federal Court over competing class actions will be handed down Tuesday morning and is expected to give judges much […]

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Freight cos. slam ACCC’s collusion case over rail deal at start of trial
Competition & Consumer Protection November 19, 2018 11:51 pm By Christine Caulfield

Pacific National would not misuse its market power after taking control of an important rail terminal in Brisbane because that would be “irrational”, the Federal […]

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ASIC bans AGM Markets director for 8 years
Competition & Consumer Protection November 19, 2018 9:30 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

ASIC has banned the former director of AGM Markets from serving as a director for eight years, a few weeks after revoking the OTC derivative […]

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McMillan Shakespeare unit denies car warranties ‘illusory’
Class Actions November 15, 2018 10:55 pm By Christine Caulfield

Defending a class action alleging its vehicle warranties were worthless, a unit of car leasing company McMillan Shakespeare said it has paid out claims to […]

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Common fund order in CBA class action put on ice
Class Actions November 12, 2018 10:55 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has adjourned an application by law firm Slater & Gordon for a common fund order in a class action against the Commonwealth Bank […]

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Murray Goulburn settles ACCC case over farmgate milk prices
Competition & Consumer Protection November 12, 2018 10:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

Murray Goulburn and its former CEO have reached a settlement with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission over claims the dairy producer misled farmers in […]

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Westpac hit with $3.3M penalty in BBSW case
Financial Services November 9, 2018 8:18 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Westpac has been ordered to pay a $3.3 million penalty for engaging in unconscionable conduct¬†when it traded in bank bills in an attempt to influence […]

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