Australian Competition and Consumer Law
As a business owner in Australia, it’s important to be aware of your rights and responsibilities under Australian Consumer Law. At Victor Legal, we have a team of experienced lawyers who can help you protect your business if it is faced with a consumer dispute. We can also help to establish systems to ensure consumer law compliance and avoid any disputes that could arise in the future.
Alternatively, consumer disputes can arise when a customer believes they have been misled about a product or service, or if they believe a company has breached their consumer rights. If you find yourself in this situation, it’s important to seek legal advice as soon as possible. We understand the complexities of consumer law, and we will work tirelessly to get the best outcome for our clients.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is a government agency charged with administering all competition and consumer laws in Australia. It’s a strong agency with major responsibilities, as it is the primary regulator of all competition and consumer laws in Australia.
We’re here to help you fight for your rights and get you the best possible outcome.
How we can help
We can assist and advise our clients on a variety of consumer issues. These are some examples:
- Breach of consumer rights
- Breach of consumer warranty
- Breach of consumer protection laws
- False or deceptive statements and representations about consumer goods and services
- Commercial disputes, such as trade restrictions resulting from employment contracts
- Australian standards, industry codes, or legislation
- General corporate legal services around competition law issues such as restrictive trade practices, unconscionable conduct, cartels, third-line forcing, misleading or deceptive conduct and unfair contracts.
Experts at Consumer Protection
Victor Legal is a boutique Brisbane law firm specialising in Competition and Consumer Law. We have a team of experienced lawyers who can help you protect your business if a consumer dispute arises or put the mechanisms in place to help you avoid disputes in the future. If you are the individual consumer that feels they have been wronged by a misleading statement or received poor goods or services, we’ll fight for you to ensure you receive acceptable compensation. Speak to us today for a no-obligation consultation and learn about your rights.request a call-back
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