Sparke Helmore Lawyers
This decision provides guidance as to when governments and their agencies could be said to be carrying on a business.
Hunt & Hunt
If you contract with small businesses here are some things you need to know about proposed new unfair contract laws.
Consumer protection laws, passing off, copyright or registered designs are all options to scare off a copycat competitor.
Only mature finance functions will be able to deliver on high expectations while remaining cost effective and efficient.
Keeping personal data safe – and the best ways to do this – is being highlighted by National Consumer Fraud Week 2015.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
This confirms that courts take a pragmatic approach when it comes to the settlement of product liability class actions.
King & Wood Mallesons
This Revision indeed "raises the bar" for retailers and should help ensure adequate consumer rights protection in China.
Singh & Associates
The nature of collaboration is also not defined and there appears to be no clarity on the role of the partners and the arrangement of faculty.
Singh & Associates
India has been a consumption-driven economy for the last many decades and as per the Ministry of External affairs, Government of India, the Consumer spending in the country is expected to increase about 2.5 times by 2025.
Nishith Desai Associates
The global automobile market is bullish like never before. With annual global auto sales hitting more than 80 million vehicles for the first time ever1, the stage seems to be set for a bull run in the auto market over the coming years
The Federal Court has awarded record penalties totalling $19 million against a payday lender.
ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has outlined the Commission's compliance and enforcement priorities for 2015.
The Federal Court has made orders by consent against Origin Energy Ltd and two of its subsidiaries.
Fisher & Paykel has been penalised by the Federal Court of Australia.
The ASA has partially upheld a complaint against an advertisement by the Greater Wellington Regional Council.
The Commerce Commission has confirmed that Air New Zealand is being investigated.
The new unfair contract terms (UCT) provisions of the Fair Trading Act will come into force on Tuesday, 17 March 2015.
We summarise some recent consumer law cases.
Our monthly review helps you to keep tabs on consumer law developments in New Zealand and overseas.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
The Commerce Commission has indicated that it will take a proactive approach to enforcing these new rules.