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International Consumer Protection, 2nd Edition

International Consumer Protection, 2nd Edition

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  • Publisher: Juris Publishing_
  • ISBN: 9781578233038
  • Published In: October 2018
  • Format: Loose-leaf , 1594 pages
  • Jurisdiction: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, India, International, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, U.K., U.S. ? Disclaimer:
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    International Consumer Protection examines in-depth and comprehensively the increasingly important issues of consumer protection for cross-border sales and other activities. Covering more than 25 jurisdictions, the authors contributing to this volume are eminent legal practitioners and scholars from important commercial jurisdictions from around the world. International Consumer Protection is a required resource and reference for all your cross-border consumer protection issues. 

    Topical coverage includes:
    - Consumer Product and Service Standards
    - Testing 
    - Advertising Claims
    - Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    - Reasonable Pricing Price Controls Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    - Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    - Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    - Implementing Consumer Rights
    And more... 

  • Argentina

    Introduction
    Consumer Products/Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes for Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Australia
    Introduction
    Consumer Protection in Australia
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Consumer Credit
    Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes for Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Austria
    Introduction
    Consumer Products and Service Standards
    Testing 
    Advertising 
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions — Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Belgium
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesion Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Consumer Credit

    Bulgaria
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing Controls
    Competition Law
    Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Canada
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Chile
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Advertising Claims
    Adhesive Contracts
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    People's Republic of China
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing, Inspection, and Certification
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Contracts (Adhesive Contracts) 
    Pricing Policy and Controls
    Implementing Consumers' Rights

    Cyprus
    Introduction
    Consumer Products and Service Standards
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Competition Law
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights
    Conclusion

    Czech Republic
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards: General Regime
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Consumer Protection through the Valuta Act
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Debt Relief for Consumers
    Implementing Consumer Rights and Penalties for Offenses

    Denmark
    Introduction 
    Market Regulatory Systems
    Consumer Products and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising and Marketing
    Protection of Personal Data
    Terms and Standard Terms (Adhesion Contracts)
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    European Union
    Introduction
    Safety of Products and Services
    Consumer Information: Labelling
    Unfair Business Practices
    Consumer Access to Justice

    Finland
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Greece
    Introduction
    Consumer Products and Service Standards
    Reasonable Pricing Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Implementing Consumer Rights
    Consulsion

    Hungary
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Special Regimes
    Testing
    Standard Terms
    Price
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit

    India
    Introduction
    Market Regulatory Systems
    Consumer Protection Regime
    Special Regimes
    Testing
    Sale of Goods
    Reasonable Pricing Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Disclosure
    Trade Descriptions
    Specific Professions
    Implementing Consumer Rights
    Technical and Material Support Groups

    International Regulatory Regimes
    Introduction
    Role of International Organizations in the Application of International Consumer Law
    European Union Consumer Policy — A Case Study
    Conclusion

    Ireland
    Introduction
    Consumer Product/ Service Standards
    Prices Acts, 1958-1972
    Competition Act, 2002
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Italy
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Pricing 
    Consumer Credit
    Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Lithuania
    Introduction
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Malaysia
    Introduction 
    Consumer Products and Services Standards
    Testing 
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms
    Service
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions
    Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Mexico
    Introduction 
    Consumer Products and Service Standards 
    Information and Advertising Claims
    Non-Negotiable Contracts (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    The Netherlands
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing 
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    New Zealand
    Introduction 
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing 
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive and Standard Form Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing Controls
    Installment Payment and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes and Bulk Products 
    Consumer Rights

    Norway
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Protection of Privacy
    Censorship of Terms and Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payment and Consumer Credit
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    The Philippines
    Introduction
    Regulatory Regimes
    Regulation of Markets and Market Relationships
    Liability for Products and Services
    Regulation of Advertising and Sales Promotion Activities
    Regulation of the Telecommunications Industry
    Regulation of Repair and Service Firms
    Regulation of Consumer Credit Transactions
    Deposit Related Laws and Regulations
    Regulation of Credit Card Operations
    Regulation of Electronic Banking Activities
    Consumer Complaints and Remedies

    Portugal
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesion Contracts)
    Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Romania
    Introduction 
    Consumer Products and Services Standards
    Testing
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Occupational Licensing
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    South Africa
    Introduction
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms in Contract Agreements
    Reasonable Pricing Controls
    Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Merchandise Classes
    Redress Mechanism and Enforcement

    Spain
    Introduction 
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Special Regimes
    Testing
    Advertising
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Licensing of Commercial Establishments
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Sweden
    Introduction 
    Consumer Products and Service Standards
    Testing 
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Pricing and Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions
    Implementing Consumer Rights

    Switzerland
    Introduction
    Legislation on Consumer Products and Services 
    Tests
    Advertising
    General Conditions and Adhesive Contracts
    Price Surveillance
    Consumer Credit and Other Installment Sales
    Activities Requiring Authorization
    Consumer Actions

    United Kingdom
    Introduction 
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Special Regimes
    Standard Terms
    Price Controls
    Consumer Credit
    Conclusion

    United States
    Introduction
    Primary Interest Groups
    Administrative Bodies and Public Law Structure
    Consumer Product and Service Standards
    Testing
    Advertising Claims
    Standard Terms (Adhesive Contracts)
    Reasonable Price Controls
    Installment Payments and Consumer Credit
    Trade Descriptions and Occupational Licensing
    Merchandise Classes as Applied to Bulk Products
    Implementing Consumer Rights

  • About the Editor:

    Professor Dennis Campbell is the Director of the Center for International Legal Studies (CILS) in Salzburg, Austria, and teaches as an adjunct Professor at Suffolk University Law School. He is the former Director of International Programs and Professor of Law at University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. He has lectured at Stockholm University, Helsinki University, Salzburg University, National University of Taiwan, Warsaw University, and Jagiellonian University. He is a member of the New York State Bar and the Iowa State Bar and is a former Assistant Secretary of the California State Senate.

     

    The Center for International Legal Studies promotes the dissemination of information among members of the international legal community, through research and publication projects, post-graduate and professional training programs, and academic seminars, professional symposia and continuing legal education conferences. Nearly 5,000 lawyers worldwide have been designated as Fellows of the CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL LEGAL STUDIES in recognition of their contributions to its programs. The Center provides observers on a regular basis at meetings of UNCITRAL and its Working Groups in Vienna and New York.
     

    Contributing Authors:

    Argentina, Luis A. Arana Tagle and Matías Reichman, Negri & Teijeiro Abogados

    Australia, 
    Graeme Johnson, Freehills

    Austria, 
    Elisabeth SternGrohs Hofer Rechtsanwälte GmbH

    Belgium, 
    Daniel van der Mosen, Philippe & Partners

    Bulgaria, 
    Martina Gyosheva, Diana Pashova, Stela Matselova and Violeta Kirova, Borislav Boyanov & Co.

    Canada, 
    Dale B. Pope and Julia Staszewski, Davis & Company LLP

    Chile, 
    Martín Gubbins and Carla López, CorreaGubbins

    China, 
    Wei Shen, Professor of Law, KoGuan Law School, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

    Cyprus, 
    Chrysthia Papacleovoulou, Nicos Papacleouvoulou Law Chambers

    Czech Republic, 
    Stephan Heidenhain and David Falada, bnt — pravda & partner, v.o.s.

    Denmark, 
    Claus Abildstrom, Danders and More & David Frolich, Lund Elme Sandage Advokatpartnerselskab

    Finland, 
    Taina Tuohino, Heikki Haapaniemi Ky

    Greece,
     Andromachi Delicostopoulou, A & A Delicostopoulou

    Hungary, 
    Réka B. Kovács, Péter Nógrádi, and Zsuzsanna Tanoss, Nógrádi Law Office

    India, 
    Gurjeet Singh, Associate Professor of Law, Department of Law, Guru Nanak Dev University

    International Regulatory Regimes
    , Debra Hueting (née Holland), Lovells

    Ireland, 
    John H. Dockrell and Tony Williams, Dockrell Farrell

    Italy,
     Tiziana Tampieri, Studio Tampieri e Associati

    Lithuania,
     Dalia Foigt and Radvile Ciricaite, Foigt & Partners/Regija Borenius

    Malaysia, 
    Raina Md Radzaif, Don Soh She Ji, and Nadhirah Sabri, Azmi & Associates

    Mexico, 
    Juan Francisco Torres Landa R. and Ramón Bravo Herrera, Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa, S.C.

    The Netherlands,
     Peter Klik, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Faculty of Law

    New Zealand, 
    Katrina Crooks and Ben Cain, James & Wells

    Norway, 
    Mona Søyland, Jørgen Stang Heffermehl and Jørgen Bull, Simonsen Advokatfirma DA

    The Philippines,
     Leland R. Villadolid, Jr, Zorayda Ruth B. Andam, and Ricardo Victor K. Ramos, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices

    Portugal, 
    Frederico Pereira Coutinho and Nuno Madeira Rodrigues, Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira

    Romania, 
    D&B David si Baias SCPA

    South Africa, 
    Janusz Luterek, Hahn & Hahn Inc.

    Spain, 
    Alejandro Payá Pujadó, Carlos Ara Triadú, and David Casanueva de la Cruz, Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira

    Sweden, 
    Martin Börresen and Elisabet Lundgren, Linklaters Advokatbyrå

    Switzerland,
     Constance de Lavallaz, DGOJ

    United Kingdom, 
    Lynn West, Norton Rose

    United States, 
    Donald Flayton and John Letchinger, Wildman, Harrold, Allen & Dixon

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