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Asia-Pacific Competition Law Guide 2022

Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand - June 30 2022 We are pleased to announce the launch of the sixth edition of Herbert Smith Freehills’ Asia-Pacific Competition Law Guide. Since the previous edition…

Howard Chan, Patrick Clark, Sarah Benbow, Linda Evans, Adelaide Luke, Ban Leong Oo, Stephanie Panayi, Joel Rheuben, Sakurayuki, Warathorn Wongsawangsiri, Frances Xu

First custodial sentences for cartel conduct in Australia

Australia - June 16 2022 Last week, the first custodial sentences were handed down in relation to contraventions of Australia’s criminal cartel laws, with custodial sentences…

Emily Ainsworth, Philip Aitken, Tomas Kemmery, Christine Wong

Future of Consumer APAC: Anti-trust traps for sales and distribution models

Asia-Pacific - June 6 2022 Adelaide Luke (Partner, Hong Kong) and Patrick Gay (Partner, Sydney) discuss common anti-trust pitfalls that arise in distribution systems, including…

Adelaide Luke

Bill proposing civil penalties and other changes to unfair contract terms regime introduced to Parliament

Australia - February 16 2022 On 9 February 2022, legislation amending the unfair contract terms (UCT) regime was introduced into Parliament. The amendments are included in the…

Philip Aitken, Tomas Kemmery, Stephanie Panayi, Gila Segall, April Whitehead

Australian Consumer Law - 10 Years Old and Really Growing Up

Australia - October 25 2021 During this session our diverse group of panellists, including representatives from the ACCC, Telstra and Choice, explored the impact of the ACL on…

Linda Evans