25 August 2011

ACCC, Accurate Advertising Disclaimers and Creeping Acquisitions



Quarterly on current events in Competition and Trade Practices law.
Australia Antitrust/Competition Law
To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on

In this edition:

  • A new era in Australian competition regulation: Rod Sims now at the helm of the ACCC.
  • Are your advertising disclaimers really effective? Optus learns a $5.26 million lesson on the topic.
  • A Pyrrhic victory or the ACCC testing the boundaries? A$2.7 million penalty but on paper only.
  • The creeping tale of creeping acquisitions ...

For a full annotated version, download PDF (174kb)

The content of this article is intended to provide a general guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought about your specific circumstances.

See More Popular Content From

Mondaq uses cookies on this website. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies as set out in our Privacy Policy.

Learn More