Australian watchdog sues Samsung for misleading ads on Galaxy water resistance

Thursday 4 July 2019 | 08:00 CET | News
Australia's Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has started proceedings in the Federal Court against Samsung Electronics Australia for misleading phone water resistance ads. The ACCC claims Samsung made false, misleading and deceptive representations in advertising the water resistance of Galaxy series mobile phones. ACCC's case involves over 300 advertisements. Phones subject to ACCC's case are the S10e, S10, S10 Plus, S9, S9 Plus, S8, S8 Plus, S7, S7 Edge, Note 9, Note 8, Note 7, A8, A7, and A5, manufactured between 2016 and 2019.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Australia
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