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ACCC Proceeds Against Refund Home Loans

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is taking action against Refund Home Loans claiming the franchisor misled franchisees regarding a ‘special’ relationship with the ACCC.

ACCC Terrorize Little Folk

In the Brisbane Federal Court, a self-defending little franchisor faces the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in full force and hell bent on arming a Federal Small Business Minister.

Aussie Cold Rock Franchise Sold

Victorian franchisor, The Franchised Food Company, purchased the 87-strong Cold Rock chain of ice-cream outlets.

Shakeout Looming Down Under?

An Australian business publication says a shakeout may be looming in the AU$ 61B franchise industry. Some on BMM argue that it is already occurring, and at least one Aussie agrees.

Australian "Franchises Face a Shaky 2009"

While 2008 was not good for franchising in Australia, 2009 could be worse.

Australian Joint Parliamentary Hearings Moves To Second Stage

CANBERRA, Aus. (Blue MauMau) - The Australian Joint Standing Committee for Corporations and Financial Services have begun posting the submissions received into their Inquiry into the Franchising Code of Conduct on their website.