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What use are “Entire Agreement” clauses on Claims for Pre-Contractual Misleading or Deceptive Conduct?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

The High Court of England has recently affirmed1 that an “entire agreement” clause does not exclude liability for misrepresentation. This article


Australia - Unfair Contract Terms Review
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

The unfair contract term (UCT) protections under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) were extended to small business contracts in November 2016. The


Federal Court confirms that insurers are not liable for damage caused by self-heating andor spontaneous combustion
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

On 2 March 2016, an employee of Dalby attended a storage facility in Dalby, Queensland (Facility), and observed the smouldering of stockpiles of dry


Russell Kennedy Health Insights 18 December 2018
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

ESCHOICE Pty Ltd, an Australia Company, has been fined over $25,000 after the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) issued them with an infringement


Whistleblower Regime Update
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2017 (Bill) was passed by the Senate, with amendments (see below), on 6


A Christmas Credit Carol: Advertising Consumer Credit
  • DLA Piper
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

As we move into the festive season, personal finance such as credit cards and loans become increasingly attractive to consumers so they can spread the


Prepare to have your world Rokt .
  • Wrays
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

In a blow to the recent practices of the Australian Patent Office of IP Australia when examining CIIs, the Federal Court of Australia has, in its


Five days’ unpaid family and domestic violence leave to be inserted into the National Employment Standards
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

On 6 December 2018, the Federal Government passed the Fair Work Amendment (Family and Domestic Violence Leave) Bill 2018. The passage of the Bill will


First Supreme Court decision on GDPR: Austrian Supreme Court rules on "prohibition of consent bundling" in general terms and conditions
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Australia, European Union
  • December 17 2018

Not even six months have passed since the GDPR became applicable and the first Supreme Court decision is already here. Wait: In many jurisdictions


Assistance and Access Act becomes law despite industry reservations
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 17 2018

Despite a flurry of political posturing by the major political parties on the final day of Parliament for 2018 and substantial industry criticism, the