Annotated Competition and Consumer Legislation 2019 25th Anniversary Edition

Annotated Competition and Consumer Legislation is the essential guide to the Australian competition and consumer law in Australia including the latest legislative amendments current as at 1 January 2019.

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The 2019 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 2019 and provides commentary on, inter alia, the Treasury Laws Amendment (Australian Consumer Law Review) Act 2018 which gives effect to a number of proposals of the Australian Consumer Law Review Final Report, the Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No 3) Act 2018 which aligns the Australian Consumer Law penalties with the competition law provisions, and the Treasury Laws Amendment (Gift Cards) Act 2018 which introduces a minimum three-year expiry period for gift cards; as well as noting the impact on intellectual property licensing of the proposed Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No.5) Bill 2018 and the Treasury Laws Amendment (Prohibiting Energy Market Misconduct) Bill 2018 which provides for divestiture in the wholesale electricity market.

Features

• Introductory commentary to each Part of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
• Inclusion of a large number or Unreported Judgments
• Analysis of case law determinations
• Tables: including:
- comparative TPA/ACL and Cth/State legislation
- The Harper Committee recommendations and the Government responses; and
- the Harper Committee and Productivity Committee recommendations and Government Responses in relation to the National Access Regime

Related Titles

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 & Fees

Inter-Governmental Agreements – Competition Principles Agreement

Related Legislation

     Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Food and Grocery) Regulation 2015      Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Franchising) Regulation 2014

     Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Horticulture) Regulations 2017

     Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Oilcode) Regulations 2017

     Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Sugar) Regulations 2017

     Trade Practices (Industry Codes – Unit Pricing) Regulations 2009


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

Index