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4th November, 2021 · Industry News Vale Robert Allen
Sadly, last month Robert Allen, a highly respected Western Australian dealership owner passed away aged 81.Robert has had a 60-year career that spanned the glory days of the nation’s car retailing industry. Robert started his career...
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4th November, 2021 · Industry News Vale Noel Gould
Sadly Noel Huxley Gould, a highly respected Holden Dealer passed away aged 83 suddenly earlier this week. When asked what made him choose a career in the automotive industry Noel once said:“It actually chose me. I was fresh out...
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9th April, 2021 · Industry News Genuine is Best
The AADA have recently received warnings about counterfeit car parts arriving in Australia. In February, an investigation by Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) initiative Genuine is Best has revealed that dangerous counterfeit car parts...
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8th April, 2021 · Industry News BDO: 2021 NADA Conference Review
The 2021 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) conference took place in February, albeit via virtual delivery because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite this, the conference saw automotive leaders from around the world come together to...
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7th April, 2021 · Industry News Changes to Automotive Franchising Laws
AADA members would by now be aware of an announcement on 12 March 2021, by the Prime Minister Scott Morrison and former Family and Small Business Minister Michaelia Cash about strengthening of the Franchising Code...
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4th September, 2020 · Industry News V.S. George Lawyers – Briefing Note on the New Automotive Franchise Regulations
The recent release of the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Franchising) Amendment (New Vehicle Dealership Agreements) Regulations 2020 introduces for the first time industry specific legislation for the automotive industry within the Franchising Code...
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