In ACCC v RL Adams, Justice Edelman warned future defendants of an increase in the quantum of penalties that may be ordered for misleading or deceptive conduct in ‘free range’ claims. Defendants may face multiple contraventions and be subject to far greater fines to stem the tide of false ‘free range’ advertising.
Tagged: civil penalties
Update on the ACCC’s latest civil penalty actions against energy retailers under the Australian Consumer Law.
Civil penalties and compliance orders awarded against Snowy Hydro for breach of National Electricity Rules regarding dispatch in the wholesale electricity market.