THE competition watchdog has won its case against online retailer Ozdirect Online Brands and its director Paul Albright for misleading and deceptive conduct but the parties will have to wait until 2010 for the judge’s final orders.

Despite this win, customers who have lost money buying from the Ozdirect site will still have to take private action against the company if they are owed money, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said.

July 28, 2009: Ozdirect ordered to curb conduct

July 16, 2009: Ozdirect accused of deceiving customers