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The importance of franchise disclosure documents - lessons from ACCC v SensaSlim
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 19 2016

On 11 May 2016, Justice Yates of the Federal Court ordered SensaSlim Australia Pty Ltd (in liquidation) (SensaSlim) to pay a penalty of $3.55 million


Who’s the biggest loser?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • May 19 2016

On 11 May 2016, the Federal Court imposed a total penalty of $3.55M against SensaSlim Australia Pty Ltd (in liquidation) (SensaSlim) for engaging in


What does Glencore’s Tribunal application mean for infrastructure investors?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 18 2016

Perhaps hoping to emulate Tigerair’s 2014 success in obtaining greater leverage in commercial negotiations, Glencore lodged an application with the


Antitrust Alert: Australian Court Holds U.S. Online Company Liable for Breach of Australian Consumer Law
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • May 13 2016

The Federal Court of Australia has held that United States company Valve Corporation, through its online gaming platform, engaged in misleading or


Antitrust Alert: Now Businesses Should Assess Their Exposure in Australia
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • May 13 2016

In a series of developments, the Australian Competition regulator (the ACCC) has cemented its reputation as an aggressive regulator of the


Going to Market - consumer law update - May 2016
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • May 12 2016

The risks for organisations from breaching consumer law are high with increased penalties, new fair trading and consumer credit regimes and more


Reckitt Benckiser pays $1.7M penalty for pain relief claims
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • May 9 2016

Last month, the Federal Court handed down its penalty decision in the proceedings commenced by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission


ACCC isn’t chicken on enforcing fowl play
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 9 2016

The Federal Court has declared that Derodi Pty Ltd and Holland Farms Pty Ltd, trading in partnership as Free Range Egg Farms (FREF), made false and


ACCC’s big week of penalties
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • May 7 2016

The past week has seen the Federal Court of Australia hand down pecuniary penalties in five different matters - bringing a total of $38 million for


Bid Rigging in the Bylong Valley: ACCC Secures Important Admission from Former Obeid Company
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • May 3 2016

The ACCC has achieved an important early victory in its ongoing civil case against Paul and Moses Obeid and 9 other respondents, with Loyal Coal Pty