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Seven employee sues network for wages after exit to Ten
Employment October 30, 2018 11:33 pm By Miklos Bolza

Seven Network’s former director of program partnerships is suing the national broadcaster for putting her on unpaid maternity leave and extending her non-compete period after […]

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Airservices judge OKs common fund despite Westpac’s Money Max appeal
Class Actions October 12, 2018 11:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

A federal judge has signed off on a funding agreement in an employment class action against Airservices, even as he acknowledged a pending challenge to […]

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Reckitt lozenge ads banned for good as case by Difflam maker ends
Healthcare October 5, 2018 2:15 pm By Miklos Bolza

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser has been permanently barred from displaying select ads for its Strepfen throat lozenges, as the Federal Court dismissed proceedings filed […]

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ACCC hopes laundry cartel case will wash with Full Court
Appeals August 16, 2018 11:44 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Full Federal Court will hear arguments next week in an appeal by the ACCC over an alleged laundry detergent cartel, the first so-called hub […]

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CFMMEU warned of deregistration risk for ‘aberrant’ conduct
Employment August 14, 2018 11:42 pm By Christine Caulfield

The CFMMEU must force “systemic behavioural change” on its construction division, a majority Full Federal Court said Tuesday in upholding a fine of $306,000 for […]

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Pain relief for Difflam maker as Reckitt forced to pull lozenge ads
Competition & Consumer Protection August 10, 2018 10:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser has been ordered by the Federal Court to remove all in-store advertising for its Strepfen throat lozenges after a successful […]

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Ultra Tune’s “elaborate ruse” diverted ACCC investigation, court hears
Competition & Consumer Protection August 2, 2018 8:10 pm By Miklos Bolza

Two “sham letters” produced by a senior manager of national car repair franchise Ultra Tune led both the ACCC and the court “down the garden […]

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GSK slams ACCC’s ‘onerous’ compliance program in Voltaren case
Competition & Consumer Protection August 1, 2018 9:01 pm By Miklos Bolza

The final day of trial in the ACCC’s case over muscle gel Voltaren wrapped up Wednesday with a barrister for GlaxoSmithKline slamming as “onerous” a […]

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ACCC is not GSK’s compliance department, court told
Competition & Consumer Protection July 30, 2018 8:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

The first day of a liability hearing in a consumer case over GlaxoSmithKline’s marketing for its popular Voltaren products has seen an ACCC witness deflect […]

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Judge tosses Triguboff defamation case against Fairfax
Media June 14, 2018 9:33 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A Fairfax Media article at the centre of a defamation case by Meriton founder Harry Triguboff does not defame the billionaire because it’s not about […]

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