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Italian Consumer Code amended: more protection for consumers in online contracts
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Italy
  • March 31 2014

On 12 March 2014 the Legislative Decree No. 21 of 2014 implementing the EU Consumers Directive 201183UE (the "Decree") has been published on the


Top 5 Tips for Retail and Consumer Products Companies
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • September 30 2016

Nearly 10 years after the Supreme Court removed the per se unlawful label from resale price maintenance ("RPM") agreements, the practice continues


Antitrust in WeChat times
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • April 21 2016

This post was contributed by Qing Lyu. WeChat is a very popular messaging app in China, similar to WhatsApp and Facebook Messaging in other parts of


DSM Watch: Opposition growing to the regulation of online platforms
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 7 2016

When the European Commission in its Communication on a Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe (DSM) of 6 May 2015 committed to assess the role of


European Commission’s e-commerce sector inquiry - increasing antitrust heat
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • September 16 2016

Online sales are not only attracting the attention of consumers and tech businesses, but also increased review by antitrust regulators. The European


Competition review - What should I do?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • December 14 2015

With the Competition Ordinance in force as of 14 December 2015, businesses will inevitably be changing the way they have traditionally been run, or


Draft issued for solicitation of comments to revise the state council regulations on internet information services
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China
  • September 10 2012

It is difficult to give a sense of the extent to which the Internet has changed the lives of Chinese people across the nation since September 1987, when China first became connected to the Internet


Net neutrality and European competition law
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • February 28 2011

Winston Maxwell and Nicolas Curien explore whether competition law can provide help in dealing with net neutrality abuses, such as the situation where an ISP favourably treated certain content


Antitrust, competition and economic regulation quarterly newsletter
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • May 27 2014

On 26 March 2014, an historic panel consisting of senior officials from the antitrust enforcement authorities of Africa, Brazil, and China presented


DSM Watch: Can manufacturers prevent resale of goods via third-party online platforms using selective distribution agreements? Uncertainty remains in Germany following recent decision of the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Germany
  • March 21 2016

In its Communication on a Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe (DSM) of 6 May 2015, the European Commission committed to assess the role of