Optus pays AUD 51,000 penalty for misleading adverts

Thursday 17 December 2015 | 13:50 CET | News
Optus Internet has paid penalties totalling AUD 51,000 following the issue of five infringement notices by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC has also accepted an enforceable undertaking from Optus.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / Optus
Countries: Australia
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