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New Aus Laws Limp In

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has pronounced new legislation as a job well done.

Australia’s Franchising Whipping Boy

CANBERRA Federal Parliament of Australia:  It would seem that Australia's Small Business Minister, Dr Craig Emerson, has the thickest skin in Australia; or perhaps he is simply the thickest. 

ACCC & FCA Resort Get-Together

"The event, Franchising Seminar: Invest Wisely - Know the Rules will be held at the Darwin Airport Resort in the Northern Territory and will include presentations by the ACCC Small Business and Outreach Manager Inta Tumuls and Steven Wright, Executive Director of Franchising Council of Australia (FCA)." 

Australian Dead Rat Bounce

CANBERRA: The Australian MP who released the Rudd Government's draft national ‘unfair contract' terms provision for public comment has been elevated to Cabinet prior to the introduction of the controversial new legislation.

Where Half-Truths Begin

They are everywhere on every continent. They grow it and manipulate it and adapt it. I'm talking about the creators of the misinformation that promotes franchising and hides the real risk and what to do and look for.