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    18 2014 December

    Is buying your partner a bike for Christmas a good idea?

    On 9 December 2014, two manufacturers of bicycle components provided court-enforceable undertakings to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission – admitting to conduct that contravened or was likely to contravene the prohibition on resale price...

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    05 2014 December

    Obeid Appeal Dismissed

    On 20 November 2014, the Full Federal Court handed down its unanimous judgment dismissing the appeal of Paul and Moses Obeid, whilst simultaneously upholding the validity of the compulsory examination notice. (“s 155 notice”) We...

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    24 2014 November

    Country of Origin Inquiry Report released – overall compliance is good but consumers are in the dark

    The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Industry has released its eagerly awaited report on the inquiry into country of origin labelling for food. Country of origin remains a “hot topic” with key...

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    18 2014 November

    A vehicle for unfair terms?

    The ACCC has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against CLA Trading Pty Ltd, trading as Europcar Australia (Europcar), alleging that the following terms in Europcar’s standard vehicle rental contracts are unfair and should be...

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    18 2014 November

    China changes its rule book

    In their recent Community Week article, our SJ Berwin colleagues have written about recent reforms in Chinese law that allow for private actions against government bodies for abuse of administrative power.  The article notes that...

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On 9 December 2014, two manufacturers of bicycle components provided court-enforceable undertakings to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission – admitting to conduct that contravened or was likely to contravene the prohibition on resale price...

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Obeid Appeal Dismissed

December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

On 20 November 2014, the Full Federal Court handed down its unanimous judgment dismissing the appeal of Paul and Moses Obeid, whilst simultaneously upholding the validity of the compulsory examination notice. (“s 155 notice”) We...

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The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Industry has released its eagerly awaited report on the inquiry into country of origin labelling for food. Country of origin remains a “hot topic” with key...

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Flickr by Cyberesque

A vehicle for unfair terms?

November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ACCC has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against CLA Trading Pty Ltd, trading as Europcar Australia (Europcar), alleging that the following terms in Europcar’s standard vehicle rental contracts are unfair and should be...

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chinese police officer - enlarged

China changes its rule book

November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

In their recent Community Week article, our SJ Berwin colleagues have written about recent reforms in Chinese law that allow for private actions against government bodies for abuse of administrative power.  The article notes that...

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China changes its rule book

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In their recent Community Week article, our SJ Berwin colleagues have written about recent reforms in Chinese law that allow for private actions against government bodies for abuse of administrative...

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China changes its rule book

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