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Making consumer advice accessible for more communities

Date: 28 Nov 2018, Filed under: Consumer Law

NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rose Webb has said that consumers from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in NSW will have a better...

Don't gift a scammer iTunes cards

Date: 12 Sep 2017, Filed under: Consumer Law

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is warning people to be on the lookout for scammers who are trying to con their victims into...

Motorists should buy now to avoid petrol price spikes

Date: 11 Jan 2017, Filed under: Consumer Law

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chairman Rod Sims has urged motorists to shop around now to find the best deal before price cycles...

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Can Damages Be Recovered for Lost Management Time in Dealing with a Breach of Contract or Negligence?

Date: 13 Jul 2017, Filed under: Corporations Law, Contract Law, Consumer Law

It is often the case that valuable management time is spent dealing with the consequences of a breach of contract and/or negligence by another party. Can...

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

Date: 28 Jun 2017, Filed under: Business & Commercial Law, Contract Law, Commercial Law, Commercial Agreements, Consumer 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...

What Is Unconscionable Conduct?

Date: 16 Jun 2017, 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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