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ACCC warns retailers about misleading sales

The ACCC is focusing on retail selling practices, warning retailers not to mislead customers on sales promotions and discounted items.

By April 16, 2014

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ACCC websites exposed to email data breach

Internet security is under the spotlight again with the ACCC announcing a number of its subscriber emails were inadvertently published online.

By April 10, 2014

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ACCC smacks down telco Medion for misrepresenting "unlimited" claims

Telco Medion has provided a court enforceable undertaking to the ACCC after misrepresenting its Aldi Mobile Unlimited Pack, which had significant usage restrictions.

By March 5, 2014

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ACCC makes Apple revise consumer guarantees

Apple has agreed, under a court-enforceable order from the ACCC, to increase its consumer guarantee period from 12 months to two years.

By December 18, 2013

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ACCC investigates 'freemium' apps aimed at kids

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced that it is now investigating apps that aggressively promote in-app purchases to children.

By September 9, 2013

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ACCAN calls ACCC to action over 'freemium' games

ACCAN has called on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to investigate mobile games that aggressively promote in-app purchasing.

By May 15, 2013

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​Valve hit with legal action in Australia over misleading consumers

Valve will face Australia's Federal Court over claims it misled customers about refunds and guarantees on Steam games.

By August 28, 2014

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HBO VP weighs in on Australian Game of Thrones piracy

While in Sydney, Sofia Chang, VP and GM of HBO, has made some carefully worded comments on Australia's penchant for getting Game of Thrones via BitTorrent.

By July 1, 2014

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ScenePast reels you in with film sites then and now

Want to know what a street corner from the 1958 movie "Vertigo" looks like today? Take a click through this cool app for movie buffs.

By June 24, 2014

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New ACCC app lets shoppers know their rights

A new app from the ACCC details consumer rights in one handy location.

By December 4, 2012