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Misleading or Deceptive Conduct

Issues and trends

Overview

State of the art discussion on section 52 of the Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cth) and equivalent provisions in the State Fair Trading Acts.

Table of Contents

The Nature of Misleading or Deceptive Conduct

Introduction
Mr Justice Malcolm
The Relevance of the Victim’s Level of Care in Misleading and Deceptive Conduct Actions
JD Heydon
Misleading or Deceptive Conduct by Representations as to Future Matters or Conduct
CD Steytler
Misleading or Deceptive Conduct under Section 995 of the Corporations Law
Michael Gillooly
When is Comparative Advertising Misleading or Deceptive?
Aviva Freilich
The Duty to Negotiate in Good Faith in American Law
Melvin A Eisenberg

Remedies for Misleading or Deceptive Conduct

Extraterritoriality and Conflict of Laws Issues in Actions Based on Misleading Conduct
Colin Lockhart
Causation and Reliance in Misleading or Deceptive Conduct Law
Warren Pengilley
Recent Developments in Assessment of Damages under the Trade Practices Act
Deborah Healey
The Action for Misleading or Deceptive Conduct: Future Directions
Mr Justice RS French

Table of Cases
Table of Statutes
Index

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