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ACCC Priority - Small Business Unfair Contract Terms Legislation - Deeply flawed?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 20 2018

The small business unfair contract term legisation has been in force for almost 2 years, and the ACCC has been making enforcement of this legislation


‘Heinz Sight’ is a Wonderful Thing: Food Giant Ordered to Pay $2.25 Million in Penalties
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 13 2018

Following a finding on 19 March 2018 that Heinz had engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct, the Federal Court of Australia last week hit the food


Attorneys & Super - can they make a valid Binding Death Benefit Nomination?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 12 2018

Justice Bowskill in Re Narumon Pty Ltd 2018 QSC 185 has provided a very useful judgment regarding whether an attorney can enter into a Binding Death


Stay in your speed lane - a further warning to retail carriage service providers about NBN speed claims and associated upcoming standards
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 5 2018

Following continuing complaints by consumers in relation to differences between the advertised NBN service speeds and those actually experienced by


New South Wales Returns Fire in the Security of Payment Wars
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 29 2018

Over 1 years since John Murray was appointed by the Commonwealth Department of Employment to undertake a review of the security of payment laws


Supreme Court of South Australia fires a warning shot to executors
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 28 2018

The recent Full Court decision in Brooks & Anor v Young & Ors 2018 SASCFC 81 provides an insight into the court's view upon executor's duties in


Update on Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches scheme
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 23 2018

In our earlier article 'Data Breach Response Planning: Getting Down to Business' we referred to the introduction of a mandatory new Notifiable Data


Bundling Pfizer with Baxter - does the ACCC’s loss to Pfizer cast doubt on their win over Baxter?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 23 2018

Earlier this year, the Full Court of the Federal Court handed down its decision on the ACCC's appeal in the Pfizer case. In dismissing the appeal


Food delivery service “gig economy” operators under the industrial spotlight
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 20 2018

The Fair Work Ombudsman has recently commenced proceedings against food delivery application "Foodora" in the Federal Court of Australia alleging that


Do Performance Improvement Plans constitute ‘Reasonable Management Action’?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 16 2018

The recent decision of the Fair Work Commission in Blagojevic v AGL Macquarie Pty Ltd; Mitchell Seears 2018 FWC 2906 has shed further light on what