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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
Pension savers are being warned to be wary about unsolicited 'too good to be true' pension review offers, and to check who they are dealing with before reinvesting their savings in a new advertising campaign. 15 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.
Collective redress schemes, often referred to as 'compensation schemes', offer businesses an alternative means of righting wrongs committed against a particular class of individuals or customers quickly and economically. They have broad, cross-sector appeal....
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.
In February 2014 the French parliament adopted a Consumer Law which implements the Consumer Rights Directive. It will have a significant effect on companies engaged in e-commerce.
This guide was last updated in March 2013.
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Victims of cryptocurrency scams each lose more than £10,000 on average, according to new figures published by the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cyber crime. 15 Aug 2018
The recently-launched UK body charged with overseeing product safety has unveiled plans to strengthen the regulatory regime for product safety and standards, including proposals to set up a national incident management team capable of coordinating large scale... 15 Aug 2018
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