Discussion about recent case debating whether KC engaged in misleading conduct by using the word Flushable.
Johnson Winter & Slattery
On 5 June 2020, the Federal Court in ACCC v Sony Interactive Entertainment Network Europe Limited (Sony)  FCA 787 ordered Sony to pay $3.5 million in pecuniary penalties because,...
Examination of the circumstances in which the court will set aside gifts from elderly relatives as unconscionable.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On June 22, 2020, Judge William Shubb of the US District Court for the Eastern District of California entered an order prohibiting the State of California from requiring Prop 65 warnings for glyphosate.
So-called "excessive price" prohibitions are premised on a theory of harm that is generally rejected in competition law.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
The Ontario government has passed significant amendments to the Pesticides Act and the Pesticides Regulation (the "Amendments").
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
The European Commission is currently seeking public comment as part of its review of the EU General Product Safety Directive (GPSD) (Directive 2001/95/EC).
Regulation 2019/1150/EU establishes new rules to protect business users and consumers on marketplaces and online platforms. It will come into force from 12 July, 2020...
Following protracted negotiations, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU reached an agreement on 22 June 2020 on a new ‘Representative Actions Directive' that aims ...
Logan & Partners
In the EU no member state prior approval is required to operate an e-commerce business under the e-Commerce Directive (2000).
The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 ("CPA 2019" or "the Act") enacted by the Parliament of India will bring in force the much needed legal regime change...
The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 (the Act) received the President's assent on 9 August 2019 which has replaced the Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
Mason Hayes & Curran
The Platform to Business Regulation (2019/1150) (‘P2B Regulation') addresses the perceived imbalance between online platform providers and traders, as well as between online search engines ...
As the Irish economy begins to reopen its doors following the Covid-19 lockdown, businesses continue to be subject to a strengthened regulatory framework of consumer protections and additional
There is no denying that, perhaps now more than ever, online platforms offer incomparable access to cross-border markets.
Kilic Cayli & Partners
6585 sayılı Perakende Ticaretin Düzenlenmesi Hakkında Kanun'a 16 Nisan 2020 tarihinde eklenen ek madde ile Haksız Fiyat Değerlendirme
This article explores the use of DPIAs in schools, when they must be used and tips on undertaking a meaningful assessment of data protection risks.
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
On 26 June 2020, the DfE launched a consultation seeking views on a revised version of the School Admissions Code (Code). The consultation will end on 16 October 2020.
Statistics show we are all, in general, drinking more during lockdown. As usual with statistics, you have to look at them with a jaundiced eye.
The California Attorney General's Office (California AG) submitted final proposed regulations (Regulations) under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) to the California Office of Administrative