Are gyms facing avalanche of class action lawsuits?

So, here we are in 2011 – Happy New Year! Or, as some elements of the media and public would like to have it, Litigious New Year!

As of 1 January the new Australian Consumer Law kicked in, opening the doors to potential legal action against fitness facilities which are perceived to be implementing unfair fees or conditions.  Read More

PPCA fee hike overturned!

In news that will have group exercise instructors nationwide beaming from ear to ear, the Federal Court has overturned the recent Copyright Tribunal decision to allow the increase copyright fees for the use of music in group exercise classes, citing ‘procedural fairness’ as the reason for the decision.  Read More