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Merger control in Australia

Australia - July 4 2019 Elizabeth Avery is a partner in Gilbert + Tobin's competition and regulation group. Her practice includes advising on enforcement litigation and…

Elizabeth Avery, Matt Rubinstein, Lara Schreibe

Cracking the Franchising Code - proposed reforms from the Senate Inquiry and their consequences for business

Australia - April 2 2019 On 22 March 2018, the Senate referred an inquiry into the operation and effectiveness of the Franchising Code of Conduct (Franchising Code) to the…

Charles Coorey, Claire Green, Nicola Jackson, Isabella van Leer

ASIC seeks feedback on proposed changes to its Responsible Lending

Australia - March 19 2019 On 14 February 2019, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) announced that it is reviewing its guidance on responsible lending…

Paula Gilardoni, Tanya Macdonald

Practical implications of first Australian M&A gun-jumping penalties: ACCC v Cryosite Limited

Australia - March 5 2019 In an Australian first, the Federal Court (Court) has ordered Cryosite Limited (Cryosite) to pay penalties of $1.05 million for cartel conduct…

Elizabeth Avery, Jack Coles, Claire Green, Ebony Keenan-Dunn

No Adverse Costs Orders in Restrictive Trade Practices Claims

Australia - February 26 2019 On 18 February 2019, the Commonwealth parliament passed amendments to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (CCA) intended to facilitate…

Elizabeth Avery, Andrew Floro, Matt Mackenzie