Adverse product liability events can cause significant brand devaluation resulting in lost revenue and declining customer loyalty. Conversely, a defective product or service may result in injury or financial loss to a consumer.
More than forty years on from the inception of a national consumer law framework, the prohibitions against misleading and deceptive conduct under the Australian Consumer Law are some of the most litigated areas of consumer disputes.
Competition and Consumer Law disputes may involve:
We have experience in handling a wide range of disputes relating to the Competition and Consumer Law Act, including all aspects of the Australian Consumer Law, servicing individual clients, manufacturers, retailer, suppliers and distributors.