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Viagogo knew ‘from the outset’ how much it charged customers, ACCC says
Competition & Consumer Protection March 21, 2018 11:03 am By Christine Caulfield

Viagogo could calculate from the start of the booking process how much it would charge in booking and handling fees for event tickets, but kept […]

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iiNet, Internode to refund customers for NBN speed claims
Telecommunications March 21, 2018 9:45 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Internet providers iiNet Limited and Internode Pty Ltd have agreed to compensate customers for promising NBN speeds that they couldn’t deliver, the fifth undertaking the […]

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Equifax duped customers, ACCC says in enforcement action
Financial Services March 16, 2018 10:23 am By Christine Caulfield

The consumer regulator has launched enforcement action against Equifax, accusing the credit reporting company of duping vulnerable customers into paying for credit reports that were […]

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Study blasts Volkswagen recall fix
Competition & Consumer Protection March 15, 2018 9:54 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Volkswagen cars equipped with a software fix implemented in the wake of the emissions scandal are still emitting 400 percent more noxious emissions on road […]

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S&P settlement free of litigation funder’s ‘premium’, judge told
Securities March 8, 2018 9:51 pm By Jennifer Cooke

A judge was asked Thursday to approve a confidential settlement in a class action against S&P Global over its ratings on synthetic collateralised debt obligations, […]

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Taronga Zoo faces court in trade mark battle
Intellectual Property March 5, 2018 1:10 pm By Christine Caulfield

Sydney’s iconic Taronga Zoo will bare its teeth in court Tuesday for the first hearing in its trade mark battle against the creators of Sydney […]

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ACCC flags concerns over $1.3B Murray-Saputo deal
Competition & Consumer Protection March 1, 2018 7:23 pm By Jennifer Cooke

Dairy farmers in western Victoria will be worse off and face lower raw milk prices in the future if the proposed $1.3 billion sale of […]

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Financial complaints watchdog set for 2018 launch
Financial Services February 15, 2018 1:21 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Australian consumers will soon be able to lodge complaints about banks and other financial institutions with a newly established body overseen by the securities regulator. […]

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Date set for Prysmian appeal of $3.5M cartel fine
Competition & Consumer Protection October 27, 2017 3:26 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A date has been set for the Full Federal Court to hear Prysmian Cavi E Sistemi’s appeal of a $3.5 million fine in a case […]

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Australian Olympic Committee loses fight over Telstra’s Rio ads
Competition & Consumer Protection October 26, 2017 2:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Australian Olympic Committee lost its challenge to a court ruling that found for Telstra in a consumer and intellectual property battle over the phone […]

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