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The ACCC Takes Volkswagen To Court Over Shoddy Emissions Claims

The ACCC Takes Volkswagen To Court Over Shoddy Emissions Claims

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has instituted proceedings against Volkswagen in the Federal Court of Australia. Between 2011 and 2015 Volkswagen installed — but didn’t disclose the existence and operation of — “defeat” software, which controlled the operation of the vehicles’ exhaust gas recirculation system. The software caused the…