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Recent publications

Date: 24 Jun 2016
Australia’s consumer law regulator, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), recently commenced proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against Social-Lites Pty Ltd (Social-Lites) and Elusion New Zealand Limited (Elusion) in relation to statements made about the chemical composition of their e-cigarette products.
Date: 23 Jun 2016
The May 2016 Australian Product Liability Reporter has published an article entitled 'The "Internet of Things" phenomenon and what it means for product liability', written by DibbsBarker's Hayley Upton, Scott Sloan, and Kelli Stallard.
Date: 16 Jun 2016
Before purchasing property in Australia, foreign non-resident persons generally need to apply for and receive foreign investment approval. However, developers can apply for and receive an exemption certificate that allows them to sell new dwellings in a development without the foreign person requiring separate approval for the purchase.