Articles matching Commercial Law


What Is Misleading & Deceptive Conduct?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Competition and Consumer Law

Section 18 of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) (which applies in each State and Territory) prohibits misleading and deceptive conduct: “A person must...

How to Avoid Anti-Competitive Terms for an Online Marketplace

Filed under: E - Commerce, Commercial Law, Business Law

Online marketplaces provide sellers with access to not only prospective clients, but also to payment gateway and product listing systems. These advantages...

Payments and Compliance: Accepting Credit Card Payments Online

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements, E - Commerce, Commercial Law, Business Law

You have a variety of payment processors to help you accept credit card payments for your online business. While these processors help with receiving payments,...

Injunctions- How to Obtain One

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements, Commercial Law, Business Law, Corporate, Contract Law

Getting an injunction is more difficult, risky and expensive than most people think. It is not just a matter of telling your lawyer to “get an urgent...

Federal Court On Blog Articles And The Australian Consumer Law

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law

In Nextra Australia Pty Limited v Fletcher [2014] FCA 399 Collier J examined whether an online blog article was misleading and deceptive contrary to s...

How Does an Aviation Finance Deal Work?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Banking & Finance

Aviation finance is a type of asset finance for the purchase and operation of aircraft. Usually the financing is structured as secured lending, operating...

Is a 53% pa default interest rate under a short-term loan facility valid and enforceable?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Contract Law, Commercial Agreements, Consumer Law, Business & Commercial Law

Short-term loan facilities often come with horrendous rates of interest. The WA Supreme Court recently examined a short-term loan with an interest rate...

Can a Statutory Declaration Submitted in Support of a Payment Claim Amount to Misleading And Deceptive Conduct?

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements, Commercial Law, Business Law, Contract Law

Building and construction contracts often require that before a contractor is paid, the contractor must give the principal a statutory declaration, to...

What is a Shopping Centre Lease?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Commercial Leases

There are specific rules set out in retail leasing legislation that applies to all businesses located in shopping centres. Our business lawyers often clarify...

What Is Unconscionable Conduct?

Filed under: Commercial Law, Business Law, Consumer Law

Section 21 of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) prohibits unconscionable conduct, in trade or commerce, in connection with the supply (or possible supply)...

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