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Ultra Tune to fight $2.6M fine for misleading franchisee, fabricating evidence
Competition & Consumer Protection March 27, 2019 3:00 pm By Christine Caulfield

Ultra Tune is challenging a court ruling that socked it with a $2.6 million penalty in a case brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer […]

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Ultra Tune slapped with $2.6M fine for misleading franchisees, deceiving court
Competition & Consumer Protection January 18, 2019 4:25 pm By Miklos Bolza

National car repair franchise Ultra Tune has been ordered to pay a $2.6 million penalty, with a judge finding the firm had not only breached […]

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Auto parts copycat Frontline fined $1.1M for infringement
Intellectual Property January 21, 2019 8:10 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has ordered auto components distributor Frontline Australasia to pay $1.1 million in damages after reproducing wire harnesses made by Lumen Australia without permission […]

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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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Ultra Tune’s misleading conduct “egregious”, ACCC tells court
Competition & Consumer Protection May 1, 2018 10:24 pm By Miklos Bolza

Ultra Tune was “cavalier and careless” in its attitude towards its franchisees, the ACCC told the Federal Court Tuesday at the start of a four-day […]

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