Abel Rent A Car in Australia Due in Court for Alleged Misleading Advertising

Brisbane-based Abel Rent A Car is scheduled to appear in Federal Court in Brisbane on March 14 after being accused of misleading marketing by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), according to Travel Weekly and Smartcompany.com.au.

The ACCC claims Abel misled customers by listing a price that did not include the total cost of the rental in online and print advertising. Abel referred to the additional charges as an administration fee and vehicle registration recovery fee.

Read the full article from Smartcompany.com.au here: http://www.smartcompany.com.au/legal/053691-accc-takes-car-rental-company-to-court-over-misleading-advertising.html

Comment On This Story

Name:  
Email:  
Comment: (Max. 10000 characters)  
Please leave blank:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

 
 

Newsletter: Sign up to receive latest news, articles, and much more.

Read the latest

Auto Focus Blog: A blog covering fleets, auto rental and the business of cars

Trump and Regulations: An Alt-Fuel View

With 2025 emissions targets back in review, manufacturers, alt-fuel, and alt-power suppliers weigh in on the potential impacts of Trump’s initiatives.

Why GM’s Telematics Announcement is a Really Big Deal

Enabling a telematics connection at the factory — and not through an aftermarket hardware installation — is a game changer for fleets.

Four Thoughts From the 2016 Conference Calls

Sifting through the notes of Avis Budget Group’s and Hertz Global Holdings’ recent fourth quarter conference calls give us some trend lines to watch out for in 2017. (Of course, this gives us an incomplete snapshot, as Enterprise Holdings is privately held.)

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.

>