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Reckitt Benckiser appeals Nurofen loss
Competition & Consumer Protection March 5, 2018 11:44 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Reckitt Benckiser has filed an appeal against GlaxoSmithKline, after a judge found the consumer goods giant misled consumers with claims that Nurofen was a more […]

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ACCC ready to tackle competition in finance sector
Financial Services February 28, 2018 2:09 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said it is well positioned to investigate competition in the financial sector, in response to a recent report calling […]

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Takata airbag class actions to balloon following mandatory recall
Class Actions February 28, 2018 10:49 am By Cat Fredenburgh

The class actions against car companies over defective Takata airbags are expected to dramatically grow after the first-of-its-kind mandatory recall announced by the government Wednesday. […]

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Netgear settles with ACCC over misleading warranties
Competition & Consumer Protection February 27, 2018 1:31 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Netgear will provide refunds after misleading customers about remedies available to them on purchasing faulty products, another win for the ACCC even as the consumer […]

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ACCC updates media merger guidelines for digital age
Competition & Consumer Protection November 1, 2017 2:36 pm By Christine Caulfield

The competition regulator on Wednesday released updated guidelines for media merger reviews, saying key to its analysis would be competition and media diversity, the impact of new […]

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Pacific National offers concessions to ACCC on terminal deal
Competition & Consumer Protection October 30, 2017 4:50 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Rail freight operator Pacific National has promised the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission it won’t discriminate between users of the Acacia Ridge Terminal in Queensland, […]

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ACCC calls for $20M fine against property spruiker We Buy Houses
Competition & Consumer Protection May 4, 2018 10:05 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has asked the Federal Court to hit We Buy Houses and its owner Richard ‘Rick’ Otton with $20 million […]

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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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Judge won’t give Sexpo early peek of docs in consumer case
Competition & Consumer Protection April 26, 2018 11:38 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has denied an attempt by adult exhibition operator Sexpo to gain pre-litigation access to documents held by members of a movement that last […]

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ACCC’s case bad for business, Aboriginal art supplier tells court
Competition & Consumer Protection April 18, 2018 8:43 pm By Miklos Bolza

An Aboriginal art and souvenir supplier says its business has taken a hit since the ACCC accused it of selling fakes, and the company wants […]

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