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Consumers' new rights to redress qualified by 'average consumer' test

Businesses' liability for damages for misleading or aggressive practices towards consumers will depend on whether the practices would have affected the 'average consumer', the government has said. 18 Aug 2014

ICO reiterates call for lowering of threshold for serving fines over unsolicited marketing activity

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has repeated its call for changes to the law to be made to make it easier for it to punish companies that engage in unsolicited marketing activity. 14 Aug 2014

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