Telecommunications providers could face higher penalties for breaching their performance benchmarks, if proposals in a new consultation paper are adopted.
On 5 May 2011 the Supreme Arbitration Court (the "SAC") published on its website a draft review on the court practice of imposing administrative liability on a bank for infringing a consumer's rights when entering into a credit agreement (the "Draft").
With the change from Trade Practices Act to the Competition and Consumer Act comes a new national regime for consumer protection.
Brand owners have recently been given new weapons in the never-ending battle against cybersquatters.
The controversial Digital Economy Bill received royal assent on the eve of the recent general election.
Shoppers are used to seeing lookalike products on supermarket shelves, but how do the manufacturers get away with producing and selling such blatant imitations?