The Productivity Commission has released a draft report in its review of human services provided by the federal Government.
Treasurer Scott Morrison has released a discussion paper on section 46 of the Competition and Consumer Act the misuse of market power provision.
Treasurer Scott Morrison has released the Government’s response to the Competition Policy Review – the Harper Review – saying it sets out a new frontier for Governments at all levels.
At present Malcolm Turnbull’s national leadership is riding a tide of enthusiasm and relief that at last Australia can have a sensible and wide-ranging discussion about the nation’s and economy’s future.
Treasury secretary John Fraser says that reviewing planning and zoning policies offers the most immediate “economic bang for the buck” in seeking to enhance competition in Australia.
Small Business Minister Bruce Billson has hosted the first of several “consultation roundtables” on the Harper Competition Policy Review.
The Government has released the final report of the Competition Policy Review – the first comprehensive assessment of Australia’s competition policies, laws and institutions in more than 20 years.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says it has “significant reservations” about changes to the cartel prohibitions suggested in the draft report of the Competition Policy Review.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has begun proceedings in the Federal Court against Coles Supermarkets alleging that Coles engaged in unconscionable conduct in contravention of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched proceedings in the Federal Court against Informed Sources (Australia) Pty Ltd and several petrol retailers alleging that they contravened section 45 of the Competition and Consumer Act.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has begun legal action against parties allegedly involved in an attempt to create a cartel in the egg production industry.
The Competition Policy Review Panel headed by Professor Ian Harper has released an issues paper for the first stage of its work.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched proceedings in the Federal Court against Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd for alleged misuse of market power.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has signalled its intention to take action on ‘drip pricing’ this year.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says its acceptance of the varied Special Access Undertaking lodged by NBN Co was “a landmark regulatory decision”.
The Government has appointed a four-person panel to conduct its ‘root and branch’ review of competition law.