Competition & Regulation
Australia is governed by competition and regulation laws designed to ensure a level playing field. We advise private and public sector clients dealing with investigations and regulators in the exercising of their powers.
The Competition & Regulation Team
Insights from the Team
ACCC’s appeal hopes flushed away in Kimberly-Clark wipes case
In a decision handed down last month, the Full Court of the Federal Court dismissed the Australian Competition and...
Time for a service? ACCC secures Court enforceable undertaking from Bob Jane
The ACCC continues to focus on upholding the Franchising Code of Conduct and protecting franchisees.
Will your organisation be affected by the EU's General Data Protection Regulation?
The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation is due to begin in May 2018
Devil in the detail: Draft Environment Protection Regulations
Victoria’s new environment protection laws are intended to commence in July 2020.
Other services used by our Competition & Regulation clients
Probity Advice & Audits
We offer clients the guidance they need to remain transparent and compliant on their projects and programs.
Compliance & Enforcement
We regularly act for government clients who require others to comply with a full range of enforcement-related matters.
Licensing & Disciplinary Inquiries
We support government clients in facilitating action against licensing and disciplinary offences.
Mergers & Acquisitions
We advise businesses on all types of business acquisition transactions, from legal guidance to practical management of issues.
Consumer Markets & Franchising
We offer strategic and practical advice to clients entering new consumer markets or launching franchises.
We advise Australian clients on contracting, regulation and resilience of information technology solutions and services.
Our range of financial services spans the full fund lifecycle, detailed financial planning and fund management.
Energy & Resources
We advise on the complexities involved in delivering energy and resource projects across the whole energy industry.
Advertising, Brand & Marketing
We advise clients on their legal and regulatory requirements when taking their advertising, branding and marketing activities to market.