Various misrepresentations made in promotional and advertising material concerning the benefits of the internet service provided by Icenet, service level comparisons, and time restrictions to access. Icenet to cease use of the advertising material, and to institute a compliance program.
Commission concerns were such that the proposed management of the business of the Port of Hastings, Victoria, may have the effect of substantially lessening competition. TNT undertook to allow only reasonable commercial terms, having regard to a number of factors including the public interest.
GDF engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct in breach of s52, by representing that the World Dance Congress would be held in Western Australia between 5 and 13 August 1997, when from around May, GDF knew that the WDG would not proceed.
AAPT engaged in extensive promotion of its Smartchat Rates, but did not disclose that the rates the subject of the advertisement depended on the time the call was made (off peak, peak, economy etc), the limitations on the offer, and that customers must preselect AAPT to take advantage of their call rates.