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ACCC to pursue big biz with bigger fines
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-20 3:26 pm By Christine Caulfield

The ACCC has set out its priorities for 2018, and bigger penalties for big business flouting competition laws is top of the agenda, the commission’s […]

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ACCC appeals loss in laundry detergent cartel case
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-20 2:51 pm By Jennifer Cooke

The ACCC has lodged an appeal against the Federal Court’s dismissal last year of its sweeping cartel action against laundry detergent manufacturer PZ Cussons, which […]

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Full court to hear Prysmian appeal next week
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-20 9:43 am By Cat Fredenburgh

The Full Federal Court will hear arguments Monday from Prysmian Cavi E Sistemi that a $3.5 million fine handed down in a case brought by […]

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Start-up off hook for broken promises, rules NSW Appeals Court
Securities 2018-02-19 8:49 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A tech start-up that failed to deliver on a promise that investors would triple their money and was found liable for the entire investment has […]

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ALDI says customers not duped by ‘natural’ claims
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-19 8:49 pm By Jennifer Cooke

Ordinary ALDI customers who bought the house brand Protane “Naturals” hair care products from the “cheap”, wire-caged middle sections of stores for under $5, would […]

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GSK admits old Voltaren label was misleading
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-19 8:43 pm By Christine Caulfield

Drug giants GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis have conceded part of the ACCC’s case that packaging on their Voltaren Osteo Gel breached the Australian Consumer Law, but […]

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ACCC cartel case to be conducted as eTrial
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-19 7:58 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

When trial kicks off in the ACCC’s case against a company and individual allegedly involved in a roof sheeting cartel, there will be one thing […]

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Judge gave short shrift to ACCC in Medibank case, court hears
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-19 2:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

The judge who sided with Medibank in the ACCC’s failed case last year paid little attention to one of the consumer regulator’s central arguments against […]

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Judge issues mixed costs ruling in printer cartridge patent suit
Intellectual Property 2018-02-16 8:03 pm By Jennifer Cooke

A Federal Court judge issued a mixed costs ruling Friday in a printer cartridge patent dispute, ordering Calidad to pay three-quarters of Epson’s patent bills […]

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ANZ fined $5M over lending practices
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-02-16 11:44 am By Cat Fredenburgh

A Federal Court judge in Melbourne has slapped Australia and New Zealand Banking Group with a $5 million fine for failing to properly vet customers’ […]

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