• New Franchising Code of Conduct has commenced
    23 2015 January

    A New Year, a new Franchising Code of Conduct

    On 1 January 2015, the new Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) commenced as a schedule to the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes- Franchising) Regulation 2014 (Regulation). The changes followed the Wein Review, which considered the...

  • CMA and ACCC 2015 Priorities
    16 2015 January

    2015 Hot Hits for the ACCC and CMA

    To kick start 2015, in this post we analyse recent trends to assess any similarities in enforcement priorities between regulators in the UK and Australia. Our UK team has recently reported on the forecast in the UK...

  • XmasKanga
    24 2014 December

    Best wishes for the festive season

    The InCompetition team will be back from 12 January 2015. We hope you have a safe and happy festive season....

  • CFMEU faces penalties of up to $10m for alleged secondary boycott of Boral
    24 2014 December

    CFMEU faces penalties for Boral boycott

    Fast facts This is the first secondary boycott case in eight years The last secondary boycott case was also against the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (“CFMEU”) The ACCC is seeking penalties from the...

  • TripAdvisor fined
    23 2014 December

    TripAdvisor ‘tripped-up’ for being false adviser

    TripAdvisor has been fined €500,000 Euros (approx. AUD$750,000) by Italy’s Competition Authority, the Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, (Competition Authority) for publishing misleading information about the source of its reviews. These findings follow...

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New Franchising Code of Conduct has commenced

A New Year, a new Franchising Code of Conduct

January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On 1 January 2015, the new Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) commenced as a schedule to the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes- Franchising) Regulation 2014 (Regulation). The changes followed the Wein Review, which considered the...

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CMA and ACCC 2015 Priorities

2015 Hot Hits for the ACCC and CMA

January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

To kick start 2015, in this post we analyse recent trends to assess any similarities in enforcement priorities between regulators in the UK and Australia. Our UK team has recently reported on the forecast in the UK...

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XmasKanga

Best wishes for the festive season

December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The InCompetition team will be back from 12 January 2015. We hope you have a safe and happy festive season....

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CFMEU faces penalties of up to $10m for alleged secondary boycott of Boral

CFMEU faces penalties for Boral boycott

December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fast facts This is the first secondary boycott case in eight years The last secondary boycott case was also against the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (“CFMEU”) The ACCC is seeking penalties from the...

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TripAdvisor has been fined €500,000 Euros (approx. AUD$750,000) by Italy’s Competition Authority, the Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, (Competition Authority) for publishing misleading information about the source of its reviews. These findings follow...

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The ACCC has launched proceedings in the Federal Court against Little Company of Mary Health Ltd and its subsidiary Calvary Health Care Riverina Ltd (together “Calvary”) seeking pecuniary penalties, declarations and costs. Both companies generate...

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New Franchising Code of Conduct has commenced

A New Year, a new Franchising Code of Conduct

January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On 1 January 2015, the new Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) commenced as a schedule to the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes- Franchising) Regulation 2014 (Regulation). The changes followed the...

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A New Year, a new Franchising Code of Conduct

January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
CFMEU faces penalties of up to $10m for alleged secondary boycott of Boral

CFMEU faces penalties for Boral boycott

December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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China changes its rule book

November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Agricultural competitiveness under the spotlight

Agricultural competitiveness under the spotlight

October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Competition comrade

October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments