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TVB seeks judicial review over unfair contract terms

The Standard reports┬áTelevision Broadcasts has applied for a judicial review against the Communications Authority’s decision to fine the station HK$900,000 for imposing unreasonable contract terms on performers. 18 more words

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Why does your bank require a solicitor to explain the guarantee?

If you are borrowing in the name of a company your bank will always require the directors and sometimes others to personally guarantee the obligations of your company. 398 more words

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The Australian Consumer Law

On 1 January 2011 the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) commenced.

The ACL includes:

  • a new, national unfair contract terms law covering standard form contracts;
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Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill 2010 deals with unfair contract terms

Remember our series of articles on unfair contract terms? Well, it now seems that the Malaysian Parliament is set to finally come up with a law addressing the issue in the upcoming… 1,687 more words

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Exclusion clauses and unfair contract terms (Part 2)

The British Parliament, following the Law Commission recommendations in 1977, enacted the Unfair Contract Terms Act, which came into force on the 1st day of February 1978. 657 more words

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Exclusion clauses and unfair contract terms (Part 1)

We have all seen something like the above before, or something like it. “We are not liable for any damage arising from the use of our product, howsover caused” or “The management accepts no liability..” or “The customer hereby agrees to indemnify the company…” etc, etc. 828 more words

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