The EU's new Credit Servicers Directive is well on its way to becoming a reality. As part of the process, the European Parliament's ECON committee recently published two reports...
On 7 January 2020, Directive (EU) 2019/2161 (the "Directive") came into force, setting into motion a swathe of measures aimed at modernizing
Herbert Smith Freehills
A spate of high-profile cases across the EU has brought the spotlight firmly on how to combat unfair commercial practices and increase consumer protection.
Herbert Smith Freehills
In the latest edition in our Future of Consumer series, our Milan office looks at the impact of the EU's "New Deal for Consumers" , with a particular focus on Italy.
The effective supervision of investment funds was said by Ms Rowland to be of "critical importance" to the Central Bank.
This clarification is necessary because the courts of lower instances are "very reluctant" to consider this corrective measure.
Am 14. Januar 2020 hat das Bundesministerium der Justiz und für Verbraucherschutz einen Diskussionsentwurf eines Zweiten Gesetzes zur Vereinfachung und Modernisierung des Patentrechts ...
The UK Government has released a consultation to further strengthen its strong and enduring relationship with Gibraltar as a result of both jurisdictions leaving the European Union (EU).
This briefing considers certain forthcoming changes to the Central Bank of Ireland's (CBI) Consumer Protection Code (CPC) relevant to insurance brokers and other intermediaries.
On 2 December 2019 Ireland introduced the Consumer Protection (Gift Vouchers) Act which sets a minimum five-year expiry period for gift vouchers and prohibits any charge for changing the name on...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Dynamic pricing policies, scarcity indications, nudging, social proof, dark patterns. There are many tactics out there to influence online buying behavior.
Following the approval of the Spanish Draft Bill for Digital Transformation of the Financial System by the Spanish Council of Ministers, this note explains the 'sandbox' mechanism and analyses
Kavlak Law Firm
Ticari Reklam ve Haksız Ticari Uygulamalar Yönetmeliği'nin Güncel Uygulama Alanı
Kilinc Law & Consulting
Ticari amaçla tanzim edilen satış sözleşmelerinin ("Satış Sözleşmesi") ifa sürecinde sık karşılaşılan ...
This regular publication from DLA Piper focuses on helping
banking and financial services clients navigate the ever-changing
federal regulatory landscape
The UK's consumer sector has shown resilience against the backdrop of challenging political and economic conditions. Consumers in the UK remain willing to spend...
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has found that an automated text messaging system that dials from a stored list of numbers ...
Our UK Consumer team is delighted to present our Doing Business in the UK guide.
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
The appearance of the coronavirus in Austria has created uncertainty and demand for information despite the authority's efforts.
We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out recent regulatory developments of interest to financial institutions.