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Luxury car “not a prize” if winner has to buy a bus ticket to collect it, CJEU claims

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 20 2012

In August 2011 the Court of Appeal referred the case of Purely Creative and Others v. Office of Fair Trading to the CJEU for a preliminary ruling on the interpretation of paragraph 31 of Annex I to Directive 200529EC concerning unfair business-to-consumer commercial practices (the “Unfair Commercial Practices Directive”

CAP and BCAP consultations on distance selling and sales promotions rules

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 9 2014

Retailers have until the 16 December 2014 and 13 January 2015 to respond to The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) and Broadcast Committee of

New principles and heightened enforcement action on the horizon for online and mobile app games developers and operators

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 7 2014

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has given a battle cry to online and mobile app games developers who may be in breach of consumer protection laws

Forty Two International Pty Limited v Barnes 2014 FCA 85

  • Griffith Hack
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • March 5 2014

On 18 February 2014 judgment was handed down in Forty Two International Pty Limited v Barnes 2014 FCA 85. The judgment is relevant for the way it

New consumer rights of redress in respect of misleading marketing

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

Later this year consumers will have the right to bring a claim directly against retailers if they are the victim of misleading or aggressive

CMS quarterly communications update - July 2012

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • Austria, Bulgaria, European Union, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom
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  • July 20 2012

Quarterly update summarising regulatory and legal developments from the last three months in the communications, media and satellite sectors in Europe

Music in the workplace are you compliant?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 19 2008

In recent months, the Performing Rights Society (PRS) has increased its monitoring of music played in the workplace, checking whether businesses hold the appropriate licence(s

Company update

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2014

In January’s company update we review three recent cases focussing respectively on interpretation of clauses which may be deemed as ‘penalty’ clauses

Product and consumer news

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • European Union, Germany, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • May 13 2014

The Hong Kong Trade Descriptions (Unfair Trade Practices) (Amendment) Ordinance 2012 is now in force. The amendments extend the scope of the

Unco-operative! Groceries Code Adjudicator has say on Co-op seeking supplier payments for failure to meet target service levels

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 26 2014

The Groceries Code Adjudicator has published a GSCOP clarification. This is the second clarification issued by the Groceries Code Adjudicator (see