Monica Blizzard won the Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards in the Family Law category for 2018! This is a wonderful acknowledgement of Monica’s passion, dedication and leadership. Congratulations, Monica!
In our latest piece for SMK – Social Media Knowledge, Naomi Stephens talks about the importance of considering prevailing community standards when devising advertising campaigns.
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There’s been a lot of coverage about country of origin labelling (CoOL) rules relating to labelling of food. But what about complementary healthcare products? Claims about where complementary healthcare products are made or manufactured need to comply with the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). Of course, compliance with the ACL is in addition to sponsors’ compliance … Read more
It has been a ‘fine’ time for the ACCC this year – a fact to which Ozwear Connection (‘Ozwear’)and Birubi Art (‘Birubi’) will no doubt attest. Both these entities have caught the attention of the regulator in relation to country of origin claims. Background Under the Australian Consumer Law (‘ACL’), businesses are prohibited from making … Read more
The American Senate voted 50-48 confirming Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the most recently appointed member of the American Supreme Court. The appointment was preceded by divisive political debate after allegations surfaced that Judge Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted women while in high school and college. Judge Kavanaugh was Donald Trump’s candidate for a seat on the Supreme … Read more