Recent Cases

Mayfair Wealth Partners Pty Ltd v Australian Securities and Investments Commission [2022] FCAFC 170 (10 October 2022) (Jagot, O’Bryan and Cheeseman JJ)


Catchwords:


CORPORATIONS — appeal against findings of misleading and deceptive conduct arising from promotion of investment products — where appellants did not appear at first instance — no error in primary judge’s findings of contraventions or assessment of witnesses — judge’s discretionary assessment of penalty open although higher than penalty suggested by ASIC — broad injunction against publication of material set aside — appeal otherwise dismissed