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NAB says customers could decide if credit card insurance was ‘worthless’
Financial Services January 16, 2019 12:01 pm By Miklos Bolza

National Australia Bank has rejected a class action’s claims that it pushed worthless credit card insurance onto its customers, saying it was up to the […]

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Ex-Radio Rentals CEO knew about misleading contracts, class action claims
Class Actions January 9, 2019 9:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

The former CEO of Radio Rentals, James Marshall, has been dragged into a consumer class action alleging he knew the home goods rental company pushed […]

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Judge sidesteps recusal bid in Norton Rose spat with ex-partner
Employment December 13, 2018 10:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge facing calls to recuse himself from a dispute between law firm Norton Rose Fulbright and a dismissed employment partner has avoided hearing the […]

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TPG, Vodafone tie-up would lead to pricier mobile plans, ACCC says
Competition & Consumer Protection December 13, 2018 1:05 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The ACCC has expressed concerns about the proposed merger of telecoms TPG and Vodafone, saying the deal could substantially lessen competition and lead to higher-priced […]

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Network 10 drops Boss name after legal action by Fairfax
Intellectual Property December 12, 2018 10:18 pm By Christine Caulfield

A month after Network 10 vowed to fiercely defend against a trade mark infringement case by Fairfax Media over its new ’10 Boss’ logo, the […]

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Queensland flood class can add evidence after ‘trial by ambush’
Class Actions December 4, 2018 1:37 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge overseeing the marathon hearing in the class action over the 2011 Queensland floods has allowed the lead applicant to submit further evidence after […]

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Barry Plant hit with $720,000 fine for duping house hunters with low display prices
Competition & Consumer Protection November 20, 2018 10:47 am By Christine Caulfield

Real estate agency Barry Plant has been hit with a $720,000 fine after admitting it breached the consumer laws by underquoting the likely selling price […]

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Accountant lied to conceal Centaur Ponzi scheme, court hears
Restructuring & Insolvency November 19, 2018 10:02 pm By Miklos Bolza

The accountant and best friend of fraudster Scott Williams “prevaricated and lied” to hide his knowledge of the Centaur Litigation Ponzi scheme that misappropriated $32 […]

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Network 10 to ‘fiercely defend’ Boss trade mark case by Fairfax
Intellectual Property November 15, 2018 1:34 pm By Miklos Bolza

Network 10 told a court Thursday it would “fiercely defend” a trade mark case brought by Fairfax Media over 10’s recent rebrand and its newly […]

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Accountants for collapsed Centaur Litigation can’t amend defence
Restructuring & Insolvency November 14, 2018 4:12 pm By Christine Caulfield

The accountants for fraudster Scott Williams, the man behind the multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme Centaur Litigation, lost a bid to amend their defence to limit […]

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