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In January the Treasurer, the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, announced an Inquiry into Future Directions for the Consumer Data Right (the Inquiry), to be led by Mr Scott Farrell. The Terms of Reference for…
The Australian Government has released for consultation a proposed Information Standard for ticket resales. The Information Standard will require ticket resale websites to disclose the face value of…
On 1 July 2010, protections for consumers against unfair contract terms (UCTs) in standard form contracts were introduced into the Trade Practices Act 1974 (now contained in the Australian Consumer…