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Recent ACCC Cases highlight the importance of Competition and Consumer Law Compliance Programs in Australia
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia
  • May 24 2016

A recent penalty against laundry detergent market participants shows keeping clean from a competition perspective, has never been more important


D&O claim misses the mark
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • May 19 2016

You may have seen recent press coverage about James Hird’s failed Court bid to recover the legal costs of his attempts to challenge ASADA’s joint


Availability of indirect market based causation to shareholders
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 18 2016

The issue of how causation can be established has been one significant debate in Australian Securities class actions involving alleged breaches of


The Directorless Company
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • May 18 2016

Boards of directors are responsible for managing the affairs of the company and the shareholders are the repository of ownership. That time-honoured


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


Enforcing By-Laws - Noisy Neighbour ordered to Remove Renovations
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • May 13 2016

There is nothing more annoying than noisy neighbours - particularly within the confines of a community titles scheme. It is understandable, therefore


Corporate and Business Rescue in Australia: Insolvency Law Reform Process Continues as Government Releases Proposals Paper
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • May 12 2016

On 7 December 2015, the Australian Government released its "National Innovation and Science Agenda" ("Agenda"). In the Agenda, the Government


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


No green light for establishing causation in shareholder claims
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • May 12 2016

While shareholders may only need to establish indirect market causation, there are still significant obstacles for establishing shareholder claims


Reckitt Benckiser’s Nurofen nightmare: A painful ending, or just the beginning?
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • May 11 2016

In December 2015, Justice Edelman of the Federal Court of Australia found that Reckitt Benckiser (Australia) Pty Ltd (Reckitt Benckiser) had breached