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Australia - Finder.com.au pays penalties for misleading consumers
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • January 31 2018

Hive Empire Pty Ltd, trading as finder.com.au (Finder) has paid $10,800 in penalties for alleged false or misleading claims in relation to the number


Industry Consolidation to Drive CG&R Deal Activity in 2018
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Global
  • January 29 2018

It’s nearly impossible to talk about M&A trends in the Consumer Goods and Retail (CG&R) sector without mentioning Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods


Past due: Collection laws get an update
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • January 8 2018

On January 1, 2018 portions of Ontario's Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment), 20171, also known as Bill 59


Sites Illegally Tracked Consumers New Suits Allege
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

New suits accuse mattress company Casper Sleep and lender Quicken Loans of illegally tracking consumers online. Brady Cohen visited the website of


CA Renews Auto Renewal Law
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

Advertisers, take note: California recently enacted changes to the law governing automatic renewal programs. Enacted in 2010, the California


German Federal Cartel Office zeroes-in on price comparison websites
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Germany
  • December 18 2017

On 24 October 2017, the Bundeskartellamt (German Federal Cartel Office - FCO) announced that it had launched a sector inquiry into online price


ALJ Upholds FTC Judgement of Antitrust Violations for Ad Tech Agreements Against 1-800 Contacts
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

With the holiday marketing season upon us, marketers launch the month-long, relentless scramble for consumer visibility and coveted advertising space


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

Makers of BioTherapex and NeuroPlus agreed to refrain from engaging in numerous business practices, including making marketing claims that are not


Consumer insurance: misrepresentation and price comparison websites
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 14 2017

In one of the first decisions under the Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Act 2012, the Scottish Court of Session has held that an


India: Anti-Profiteering Application Form Released For Consumers
  • SS Rana & Co
  • India
  • December 12 2017

It has been a key challenge for policymakers that the business enterprises have not been passing on the benefit of reduced tax burden. In furtherance