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A number of celebrities and social media influencers are being investigated by a UK regulator over their endorsements of others' products and services on the internet. 16 Aug 2018
The market for card-acquiring services is set to be scrutinised by a UK regulator after concerns were raised about the way fees are levied and the ease with which retailers can switch providers. 03 Aug 2018
Along with a detailed regulatory regime, manufacturers and suppliers of products for use by UK consumers and in UK workplaces are bound by contractual and non-contractual obligations.
The UK's consumer product safety regulatory regime is broadly derived from EU legislation, which imposes obligations on each of the players in the supply chain from manufacturer through to distributor.
It can be tempting for suppliers and retailers to enter into discussions over the recommended price customers should be charged for products. However, there are limits to what the law permits.
Commercial organisations subject to the 2015 Modern Slavery Act ('the Act') must report annually on the steps that they have taken during the financial year to ensure that slavery and human trafficking are not taking place in their own business or in their...
Retailers are expected to protect anyone who enters their premises from harm, by removing or controlling risks to employees, volunteers, contractors or members of the public.
The Consumer Rights Act aims to rectify the traditional complexities of UK consumer law by consolidating eight pieces of separate legislation in this area into a single piece of legislation.
New chocolate bars shaped similarly to Nestlé's 'Kit Kat' product could enter the market in the EU following a ruling by the highest court in the trading bloc. 26 Jul 2018
ANALYSIS: Australia has followed the UK's lead by introducing legislation targeting modern slavery. 19 Jul 2018
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