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Credit card crack down: Is your business affected?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 13 2016

In February 2016, the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (Act) was amended to prohibit corporations from charging 'excessive' payment surcharges


ACCC releases discussion paper on Telstra variations to the migration plan
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 13 2016

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released a discussion paper on Telstra’s proposed variation to the migration plan. The


The long arm of the Australian Consumer Law
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • April 25 2016

The Australian Federal Court has clarified when a foreign corporation supplying goods to Australian consumers will be subject to the Australian


ACCC conducts 'drip pricing' sweep
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 18 2016

The ACCC has recently swept the websites and apps of over 130 traders offering online bookings for services including flights, accommodation, vehicle


Australian Consumer Law set for review
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 23 2015

The Australian Government is planning a review of the Australian Consumer Law ("ACL") in 2016. The review was planned as an implementation review as


Release of Australian Government response to the Competition Policy Review
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 23 2015

The Government's Response to the Competition Policy Review was released on 24 November 2015. This was a response to the Competition Policy Review


Australian Productivity Commission issues paper: intellectual property arrangements
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • October 27 2015

On 7 October 2015, the Australian Productivity Commission ('Commission') released its issues paper regarding its inquiry into Australia's


Australia - ACCC report on the "sharing economy"
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • October 27 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has released a report commissioned through Deloitte Access Economics, "The sharing economy and the


Australia - ACCC commences reviews of backhaul and fixed line services
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 14 2013

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has commenced reviews of the Domestic Transmission Capacity Service (DTCS) and six fixed


Australia - ACCC fines iiNet $102,000 for alleged breach of Australian consumer law in bus advertisements
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 15 2013

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) issued iiNet with the $102,000 infringement notice on the basis that it failed to