Competition Law and Consumer Protection Law

Competition Law and Consumer Protection Law

Davies Collison Cave Law has extensive experience and expertise in competition law and consumer protection law and our team frequently advises on:

  • The Competition and Consumer Law Act and all aspects of the Australian Consumer Law
  • Joint ventures
  • Validity of contractual terms
  • Anti-competitive or restrictive trade practices conduct or arrangements.

Our expertise extends to advice on the following:

  • Franchise agreements and disclosure documents
  • Warranty documents
  • Advertising and marketing materials
  • Plans for implementing compliance programs
  • Jurisdictional issues, including the liability of overseas corporations operating in Australia
  • The impact of consumer guarantees and the ability to exclude or limit the impact of implied warranties and consumer guarantees
  • Manufacturers’ liability under the Australian Consumer Law
  • The impact of implied terms and the ability to exclude implied terms
  • Unfair contract terms
  • Liability for misleading and deceptive conduct
  • Unconscionable conduct
  • Misrepresentation and fraudulent misrepresentation
  • Misleading procurement documentation.