Annotated Competition and Consumer Legislation, 2018 edition

The essential guide to the Australian competition and consumer law in Australia including the latest legislative amendments current as at 1 January 2018.

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409348828

Product description

The 2018 edition of Annotated Competition and Consumer Legislation provides an essential guide to the Australian competition and consumer law in Australia. This title includes the latest legislative amendments to 1 January 2018 and provides commentary on the significant reforms to Australia’s competition law introduced by the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Competition Policy Review) Act 2017 and the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Act 2017 following the recommendations of the Competition Policy Review Committee chaired by Professor Ian Harper.



• Table outlining the Harper Committee recommendations and the Government responses.
• Table detailing the Harper Committee and Productivity Committee recommendations and Government Responses in relation to the National Access Regime
• Detailed examination of the impact on Australia’s energy law resulting from the introduction of the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Abolition of Limited Merits Review) Act 2017.


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Competition and Consumer Act Annotated (looseleaf and online)
Competition and Consumer Law Journal
Bruce, Australian Competition Law 3rd ed, 2018
Lockhart, Law of Misleading and Deceptive Conduct 5th ed, 2018
Sharpe, Unconscionable Conduct in Australian Consumer and Commercial Contracts, 2018


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Table of contents

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 incl. Australian Consumer Law

Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010 incl. Competition and Consumer Forms

Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010: Fees (extracts)

Inter-Governmental Agreements – Competition Principles Agreement

Related Legislation

         Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Franchising) Regulation 2014

         Trade Practices (Industry Codes – Unit Pricing) Regulations 2009

         Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Oilcode) Regulations 2017

         Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Horticulture) Regulations 2017

         Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Food and Grocery) Regulation 2015

Ancillary Materials

         Merger Guidelines

         Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines

         Federal Court National Practice Notes

         ACCC Immunity and Cooperation Policy for Cartel Conduct

         Memorandum of Understanding between the Commonwealth DPP and the ACCC regarding Serious Cartel Conduct

         Intergovernmental Agreement for Australian Consumer Law