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ZOMG! ACCC beats US gamers Valve and proves ACL applies to foreign companies
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 3 2016

The consumer watchdog has successfully prosecuted a US computer software company for misleading consumers in Australia. The case has big ramifications


Australia Court Broadens "Market" Definition in Australia
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • May 3 2016

Companies doing business with Australia are cautioned that the reach of the Australian Competition law has grown considerably in recent years


BREAKING NEWS Two days, $40 million in fines: Large companies breach competition and consumer laws
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

In three separate decisions in the space of two days, the Federal Court of Australia ordered two multi-national companies and a large Australian


Reckitt Benckiser must pay the penalty for using misleading labels in its Nurofen Specific Pain Range
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • May 2 2016

The Federal Court has ordered Reckitt Benckiser (Australia) to pay a civil penalty of $1.7 million for breaching the Australian Consumer Law in its


The long arm of the Australian Consumer Law reaches offshore
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

On 24 March 2016, the Federal Court held that Valve Corporation (Valve) - a company based in the United States that operates an online game


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 puts a red light on Europcar’s unfair contract terms
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • April 22 2016

The Federal Court has declared that Europcar Australia’s 2013 standard rental agreement contained a number of unfair terms and that it had made false


Australian Antitrust Enforcer Pursues Alleged Egg Cartel
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • April 20 2016

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (the ACCC) has announced it will appeal the Federal Court's decision dismissing the ACCC's


Overseas software suppliers bound by Australian Consumer Law
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, USA
  • April 18 2016

Overseas suppliers of software and related services regularly query whether they are required to comply with the Australian Consumer Law (ACL


Air Cargo Cartel Litigation: Do you operate in a market “in Australia”?
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • April 12 2016

The concept of operating in a market “in Australia” is fundamental to whether Australian Competition laws apply to the conduct of international