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Airbnb

Airbnb Sued By Australian Regulator For Misleading Customers

Australia's antitrust regulator has filed a lawsuit against Airbnb, accusing the accommodation-sharing website of misleading users into paying more than advertised for their stays,...
Google

Google Is Liable for Content Posted Online, Australian Court Says

An Australian court found search engine giant Google liable for defamatory videos posted on its YouTube platform that targeted a senior politician, a reminder...
Mastercard

Australian Regulator Sues Mastercard For Anti-Competitive Practices

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) on Monday started legal proceedings in the Federal Court against Mastercard for allegedly stifling competition in the supply of debit...
Apple

Apple Defends Its Policies In Australia

Apple has robustly defended its ecosystem in a submission to Australia's competition watchdog, amid growing global scrutiny of the power of big tech companies...
Amazon

Amazon Refuses To Describe Its Search To Australian Watchdog

Amazon has declined to describe its product-search system to an Australian competition regulator that has heard complaints of large marketplace platforms giving preference to...
Uber

Australia Fines Uber For Misleading Users On Cancellation Charges

Uber will pay roughly $19 million in penalties in Australia after the country’s competition regulator found it misled riders by warning of cancellation charges...
Trivago

Australia Fines Expedia & Trivago Over Ads

An Australian court fined Trivago, a unit of US-based online travel firm Expedia, A$44.7 million ($32.91 million) for misleading consumers over hotel room rates,...
ACCC website homepage

Australian Watchdog Goes After Honda Over Franchises

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has attacked Honda for making allegedly false statements about two car dealers that used to be franchised...
Australian Law

Australian Watchdog Sues Honda Over Dealership Closure Claims

Australia's competition watchdog on Wednesday took Honda Motor local unit to court alleging the Japanese carmaker falsely claimed to its customers that two of...
Apple, Epic Games

Epic Games’ Apple Australian Court Dates Moved To 2024

Proceedings in the legal dispute between Epic Games and Apple have bogged down in Australia, and won't reach a courtroom until 2024. A Monday ruling of the...
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