Recent developments in Australian Consumer Law

Thursday 3rd March, 2016 4:30 pm – Thursday 3rd March, 2016 6:30 pm
Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

The Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and more particularly the Australian Consumer Law are fundamental areas of law that have a significant impact on both the Australian economy and society in general.

This informative seminar chaired by the Honourable Justice Neil McKerracher will provide a timely overview and update on Australian Consumer Law.

Colin Lockhart will provide both an overview an update on misleading or deceptive conduct.

While Peter Doherty will provide both an overview and update on recent developments in unconscionable conduct.

Tim Massey, Principal Lawyer with the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission will highlight the regulator’s compliance and enforcement priorities for 2016 and some key developments in competition and consumer law.

Level: Intermediate/Advanced


  • 2 points Competency 4 Substantive Law


Sponsored by


The Hon Justice Neil McKerracher
Federal Court of Australia

Peter Doherty
Francis Burt Chambers

Colin Lockhart
Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Tim Massey
Principal Lawyer
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

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