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The ACCC Is Suing Valve [Updated]

By Luke Hopewell The consumer watchdog will allege that Valve, via its Steam platform, breached the Australian Consumer Law by allegedly telling customers that they weren’t entitled to refunds for games bought via the...

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ACCC muscles AFL over hidden charges

The consumer watchdog was concerned that the AFL and certain clubs used marketing material that was likely to mislead consumers about the price and benefits associated with membership. "In the ACCC‘s view, the material...

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ACCC warns of faulty wiring in thousands of homes

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is urging the public to check their electric wiring following the discovery that 40,000 buildings and homes could have unsafe cables. The consumer watchdog found that cables...

Mobil swears off petrol info service

MOBIL has sworn off a petrol price information service for the next five years ahead of a landmark legal case by the ACCC relating to price collusion. Read more here: Telegraph     

ACCC 'must put Woolies on short leash'

By Richard Gluyas - The Australian Along with Robert Gottliebsen and Stephen Bartholomeusz, Alan also founded Business Spectator, the popular business news and commentary website. Alan has been a trusted source of investment advice to...

ACCC ‘must put Woolies on short leash’

To restart Safari press and hold the Home button (for around five seconds) until the iPhone/iPad display goes blank and the home screen appears. Read more here: The Australian     

ACCC won't oppose Fung's casino buy

By Dow Jones newswires The watchdog's commissioner, Jill Walker, said that there was likely to be limited crossover between the two operations because the proposed resort would focus on attracting overseas VIP customers while...