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Sweet victory for Council and consumers: recent misleading and deceptive labelling case

July 7, 2016

Imported LayersIn a recent case, successfully prosecuted by Macpherson Kelley, a large food manufacturer was found guilty by the Magistrates’ Court for breaches of the Food Act 1984 (Vic) and Food Standards Code for misleading and deceptive conduct.  The charges related to the addition of sugar and water to food, which was not disclosed on the labelling.

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Published by: Macpherson Kelly, 7th July 2016