We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 609

Extension of unfair contract terms protection to small businesses - many franchise agreements likely to be caught
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 5 2015

The Federal Government has released an exposure draft of proposed legislation that would extend consumer protections against unfair contract terms to


One step closer to new franchising laws
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 14 2014

Some of these recommendations are one step closer to becoming a reality, with the introduction of the Consumer Amendment (Industry Code Penalties


What applies and when? Unraveling the application of the amendments to the Franchising Code
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 27 2015

After much anticipation the new Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) came into effect from 1 January 2015. However, the application of the Code is not


The new Franchising Code of Conduct why you shouldn’t wait to update
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • December 5 2014

On Monday, 3 November 2014 the Federal Government released the final version of the new Franchising Code of Conduct, which will replace the old


New Franchising Code of Conduct finally released
  • Thomson Geer
  • Australia
  • November 5 2014

On 3 November 2013, the new Franchising Code of Conduct (New Code) was finally made public, following months of confidential consultation with


New year, new code: are you ready to comply with the new Franchising Code of Conduct?
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • December 11 2014

Franchise agreements and disclosure documents will need to be reviewed and substantially updated as a result of the finalised amendments to the


Get ready for good faith franchising
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • November 10 2014

The Government has now introduced the revised Franchising Code of Conduct. The revised Code applies to the conduct of franchisors, franchisees and


Complying with the new Franchising Code of Conduct
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • November 7 2014

The Federal Government has just released the final version of the new Franchising Code of Conduct, which will replace the old Franchising Code with


In touch: Competition law update
  • Allens
  • Australia
  • October 30 2014

In March 2014, the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Industry was directed to inquire into, and report on, country of


New Franchising Code of Conduct to commence on 1 January 2015
  • Thomson Geer
  • Australia
  • October 27 2014

Federal Small Business Minister, Bruce Billson MP, has confirmed that the highly anticipated new Franchising Code of Conduct will commence on 1