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ACCC

abbreviation for
(Commerce) Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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The new paper follows on from a report into the corporate customer sector, covering the July-December 2003 period, written by the Minister for Communications, Information technology and the Arts which outlined how the ACCC delineated the sector.
"Sharing information such as a household's current energy deal and consumption pattern with other energy service providers will enable a consumer to find the best deal for them," said ACCC Commissioner Sarah Court.
ACCC offices: Our offices will be closed from 5pm on Friday 21 December 2018 until 8:30am on Tuesday 2 January 2019.
In 2017, the ACCC published its Cattle and Beef Market Study, which made 15 recommendations to address concerns about a lack of transparency and other issues in Australia's cattle and beef markets.
The ACCC alleged Medibank made false, misleading or deceptive representations and engaged in unconscionable conduct in relation to its failure to notify Medibanks, and its subsidiary ahms, members of its decision to limit benefits for in-hospital pathology and radiology services, despite representing across a number of its communication and marketing materials that it would.
The ACCC considers that the proposed access undertaking is not acceptable on a number of fronts, ACCC Commissioner Cristina Cifuentes said.
Our inquiry will consider the terms and conditions that should be covered in the FAD, including the prices for the services and non-price terms and conditions of access, ACCC Commissioner Roger Featherston said.
The ACCC alleges that, between June and October this year, Activ8me breached the Australian Consumer Law when it made the false or misleading claims in three direct mail advertisements and five online banner advertisements marketing its Opticomm fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) packages.
The ACCC found that there are numerous alternative sources of online racing news and information for consumers other than Punters and Racenet, ACCC Commissioner Roger Featherston said.
The ACCC will consider whether continued declaration is warranted in the long-term interests of consumers.
The ACCC is seeking clarity from the High Court on how to assess anti-competitive purpose, an important issue raised by this case, ACCC Commissioner Sarah Court said.
The ACCC alleged that Pfizer breached the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 by misusing its market power to prevent or deter competition from other suppliers selling generic atorvastatin products to pharmacies, and engaged in exclusive dealing conduct for the purpose of substantially lessening competition, when offering to supply atorvastatin to community pharmacies.