Australian company ordered to pay $10 million for unacceptable advertising claims: TGA uses its power to penalise inappropriate online advertisement and sale of therapeutic goods

Justice Jagot found Peptide Clinics Pty Ltd (Peptide Clinics) (now in liquidation) had contravened several provisions of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (Cth) (TG Act), including making claims that breached the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code.  Justice Jagot has ordered Peptide Clinics to pay a pecuniary penalty to the Commonwealth of $10 million in respect of the contraventions. read more...