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Religious Discrimination Bill 2019
Article discusses the Religious Discrimination Bill and focuses on discrimination in education.
Australia
2 Oct 2019
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The Religious Freedom Review Report recommendations regarding sex discrimination
The recommendations that garnered the most media coverage and sparked the fiercest debate are recommendations 5 and 7.
Australia
26 Dec 2018
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ACCC finds unfair terms in office lease contract
The ACCC has stated that it will continue to investigate contracts and seek Court orders that terms are unfair and void.
Australia
19 Nov 2018
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Inquiry into cosmetic health service complaints in New South Wales
Evidence by Australian Lawyers Alliance to the NSW Parliamentary Committee on the Health Care Complaints Commission.
Australia
21 Aug 2018
5
Medical claims and the ACL: A few thoughts on exclusion clauses and waivers
We do not as yet have the benefit of a court decision applying the s60 ACL guarantee in a medical treatment context.
Australia
5 Jul 2018
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Misleading and deceptive conduct – a tenant request for exclusivity
This leasing case was also another reminder about how difficult it is to win misleading and deceptive conduct cases.
Australia
18 May 2018
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Buyer of business short changed
Recent case highlights importance of buyer due diligence in making acquisitions and careful contract drafting.
Australia
17 Apr 2018
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Unconscionable conduct bringing experienced commercial parties down to earth in Ipstar Australia Pty Ltd V APS Satellite Ptd Ltd [2018] NSWCA 15
Here, Ipstar went too far in pricing in a past liability for consumer claims while refusing to meet that liability.
Australia
26 Mar 2018
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New gift card laws in NSW
The NSW Government is introducing a mandatory minimum expiry period of three years for gift cards and gift vouchers.
Australia
26 Feb 2018
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Redbubble defeated in Pokémon battle: infringement of copyright
This recent Federal Court decision shows how consumer and copyright laws can interact with a developing digital economy.
Australia
19 Jan 2018
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Is product liability insurance snake oil?
Building industry stakeholders should consider product liability insurance as a means of de-risking their businesses.
Australia
24 Nov 2017
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Keeping contracts out of the trash: Recent matters involving new Unfair Terms rules
The waste management company JJ Richards had a number of terms in their standard contract declared void by the Court.
Australia
2 Nov 2017
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Compensation claims by students under the Australian Consumer Law
The professor argues that ACL consumer guarantees strengthen the case for students as consumers of educational services.
Australia
13 Aug 2017
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Principals report: A short update on school governance for non-government schools in NSW
Certification of financial viability must be signed by the principal of the non-government school and an approved body.
Australia
21 Jun 2017
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Changes to the Australian Consumer Law affecting retail leases
The protection against unfair contractual terms under the ACL has been extended to certain kinds of small business.
Australia
19 Jun 2017
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Misleading or deceptive conduct: Director of Consumer Affairs Victoria v Gibson [2017] FCA 24
The Court was satisfied that both Ms Gibson and her company engaged in conduct that was misleading or deceptive.
Australia
8 Jun 2017
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Is a school liable when a game of tag goes wrong?
Teachers and staff should be aware of this case of liability for incidents that take place within a school environment.
Australia
26 Apr 2017
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Online business and Australia: Do Australian Consumer Laws Apply?
The extent to which the Australian Consumer Laws affect online trade and commerce was a particular area of uncertainty.
Australia
20 Jul 2016
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Thermomix and the compensation law issues cooking
The complaints about the Thermomix appliance may have only touched the surface in respect of compensation law issues.
Australia
20 Jul 2016
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Australian Consumer Law and the Volkswagen diesel episode
The VW case shows how Australian consumer laws and protection prefer the notion that prevention is better than treatment.
Australia
9 Mar 2016
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