Order No. 6590/2016 - Diário da República No. 97/2016, Series II of 2016-05-19

Creates a Working Group for the alternative resolution of consumer disput es, with the mission of evaluating and proposing measures to promote the national consumer arbitration network and to create conditions for the balance and financial sustainability of consumer dispute arbitration centres.

Decree-Law no. 22/2016 - Diário da República No. 107/2016, Series I of 2016-06-03

Partly transposes Directive 2013/50/EU, of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2013, amending Directive 2004/109/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, on the harmonisation of transparency requirements in relation to information about issuers whose securities are admitted to trading on a regulated market, Directive No. 2003/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading, and Commission Directive 2007/14/EC laying down detailed rules for the implementation of certain provisions of Directive 2004/109/EC, and makes the twenty-seventh amendment to the Portuguese Securities Code, approved by Decree-Law 486/99, of 13 November.

Law no. 15/2016 - Diário da República No. 115/2016, Series I of 2016-06-17

Reinforces the protection of consumers in electronic communications service contracts with a loyalty period (twelfth amendment to Law 5/2004, of 10 February, Electronic Communication Law).