It was alleged that Firewatch had supplied and relabelled modified fire extinguishers to a higher rating without the requisite certification for compliance marks to the mandatory standard for the higher rating on the units.
Werribee Motor Traders Pty Ltd trading as Werribee Mitsubishi and Daihatsu advertised on a leaflet "Beat the GST Price Increase" in breach of Sections 52 and 53(e) TPA. Werribee gives the following undertakings: Conduct undertakings; Advertising undertakings; and TP compliance program undertaking.
Beautician's Laser Clinic Pty Ltd (BLC) and its former Director Linda Florence Tait are alleged to have been involved in making misleading or deceptive representations and false representations about performance characteristics, use or benefits of hair removal services in breach of ss.
In July 1999 Tropical Homes (Townsville) Pty Ltd caused two advertisements to be placed within the Townsville Bulletin on Saturday 24 July 1999 and Saturday 31 July 1999. The respective advertisements made the following representations:
"Beat the GST Offer!
Baker Bros (Aust) Pty Ltd is involved in the Australian compressor market at a wholesale level. Baker Bros (Aust) Pty Ltd was involved in a market sharing and price fixing agreement in this market in contravention of ss.
Mr Alan Tame is the promoter of FreeNet 2000, which is an internet service provider intertwined with a multi-level marketing scheme. Participants are rewarded financially for introducing new members to the scheme.