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A new deal for consumers: EDPS publishes Opinion

The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) published an Opinion on 5 October 2018 regarding the European Commission’s legislative package “A New Deal for Consumers”. In the Opinion, the EDPS calls for closer alignment between consumer and data protection rules in the EU. Background The Commission’s package, adopted earlier this year, includes two legislative proposals: (1) … Continue Reading

UK outlines additional enforcement powers under Consumer Rights Act 2015

On 3 June 2015, the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (‘BIS’) published its Guidance for enforcers of consumer law (the ‘Guidance’) aimed at providing consumer law enforcers with information about new powers created under the Consumer Rights Act 2015 to remedy breaches in consumer rights law. The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (‘the Act’), on … Continue Reading

UK outlines additional enforcement powers under Consumer Rights Act 2015

On 3 June 2015, the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (‘BIS’) published its Guidance for enforcers of consumer law (the ‘Guidance’) aimed at providing consumer law enforcers with information about new powers created under the Consumer Rights Act 2015 to remedy breaches in consumer rights law. The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (‘the Act’), on … Continue Reading
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