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Bulletin is the Commission's bi-monthly stakeholder newsletter.
Our newsletter covers a mix of regulation, competition and consumer issues, and provides general updates on our work.
Welcome to this edition of Bulletin.
The Commission sent a timely reminder to all businesses that any ‘Made in New Zealand’ claims they make about their products must be accurate, able to be substantiated and must not mislead consumers about the country of origin.
We have launched a new series of videos and quick guides to help businesses avoid unfair contract terms in their standard form consumer contracts.
The Commission has produced new video guidance for traders on false, misleading and unsubstantiated representations and how to avoid making them.
The Commission has submitted to the Economic Development, Science and Innovation Select Committee on the Telecommunications (New Regulatory Framework) Amendment Bill.
We have released a series of animated videos and quick guides to help businesses and procurers better understand competition law.
A guidance tool called Red Flags which makes it easier for consumer advocates to report unlawful lending to the Commission continues to gain traction and has been downloaded over 1,000 times.
In a significant ruling for the Commission, the High Court has held that courts can decide to re-open credit contracts of their own volition if they consider that the contract may be oppressive.