This matter concerned allegations of false or misleading representations and unconscionable conduct in connection with the sale and marketing of a computer software betting program in Australia and New Zealand by Solutions Software International Pty Ltd and the companies formerly known as Acepark Pty Ltd and Offtrack Investments Pty Ltd.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission declares pursuant to section 152AL(3) of the Act that the line sharing service is a "declared service" for the purposes of Part XIC of the Act.
MacDonald Johnston Engineering Pty Ltd (ACN 004 992 090) ("MJE") sells throughout Australia a range of road sweepers including the following models:
605LT Road Suction Sweeper ("605LT"); and
770 Cyclone Truck Mounted Regenerative Air Road Sweeper ("770 Cyclone").
Golden Way Realty have agreed not to represent or quote fees, charges or prices in any documents provided to its customers that are GST exclusive.
Golden Way Realty have agreed to identify and write to those customers and offer refunds of the additional amount of GST charged in agreements that were silent in regards to a GST liability for the professional fee.
Custom Security Services Pty Ltd ('CSS') commenced an upgrade to its security system in March 2001 to provide opening and closing reports to all customers on a daily basis. The upgrade was generally undertaken without prior consultation, and invoices were issued to customers to cover the cost of the upgrade.
Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd (ACN 090 670 965) operates a low fare airline within Australia.
The Commission has expressed concerns regarding the manner in which airlines advertise airfares with respect to the disclosure of charges, levies and taxes, namely, that in certain circumstances the advertising of airfares may contravene sections 52, 53(e) and 53C of the Act.
Eyelines Tasmania Pty Limited is an optical dispenser with eight stores throughout Tasmania. Eyelines has advertised on Hobart radio station HO-FM for several years. On 4 March 2002 an advertisement was broadcast on HO-FM in the form of a live-read by breakfast show presenters representing that "Eyelines is the only Tasmanian-owned and operated optical provider.
On 2 May 2002, the ACCC accepted Court-enforceable Undertakings from each of Nufarm Australia Limited and Monsanto Australia Limited. The undertakings addressed the ACCC's competition concerns regarding the proposed appointment of Nufarm as Monsanto's exclusive distributor for Monsanto's Roundup range of glyphosate-based herbicides for agricultural uses.