Month: March 2021

Landmark Federal Court Ruling on Unconscionable Conduct

A recent decision of the Full Federal Court has lowered the threshold for unconscionable conduct. The decision of Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (‘ACCC’) v Quantum Housing Group Pty Ltd [2021] FCAFC 40 (‘Quantum Case’) has removed the need to establish a special disadvantage on the part of the victim, placing a stronger emphasis on… Read more