Category Archives: Compliance

Unconscionable conduct regulation

Treasury has prepared an issues paper concerning various options for clarifying the scope of the unconscionable conduct provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974 (TPA). The issues paper is part of a process which will examine two options for clarifying the application of the TPA’s unconscionable conduct provisions: The first option is the introduction in […]

Spam Act action by ACMA: Vodafone and 3 others

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has accepted enforceable undertakings and payments from three companies—Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Limited (VHA), New Dialogue Pty Ltd (New Dialogue), Big Mobile Pty Ltd (Big Mobile)—and issued a formal warning to Coca-Cola South Pacific Pty Ltd (CCSP) arising from alleged breaches of the Spam Act 2003 in a […]