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EU consumer law and policy

by Stephen Weatherill

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • European Union countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Consumer protection -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Weatherill.
      SeriesElgar European law series
      ContributionsWeatherill, Stephen, 1961-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKJE6577 .W43 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3422415M
      ISBN 101843769638
      LC Control Number2005044040

      Consumer protection has been included among the EU policies by the Maastricht Treaty and has become one of the EU dominant policies. A consumer is considered as a . The Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union article enables the EU to follow the ordinary legislative procedure to protect consumers "health, safety and economic interests" and promote rights to "information, education and to organise themselves in order to safeguard their interests". All member states may grant higher protection, and a "high level of consumer protection" is.

      Buy Consumer Law and Policy: Text and Materials on Regulating Consumer Markets 2Rev Ed by Iain D.C. Ramsay (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). About Consumer Law and Policy. This new edition continues to provide a critical introduction to the legal regulation of consumer markets, situating it within the context of broader debates about rationales for regulation, the role of the state and the growth of neo-liberalism.

        People saying that the seller is liable are wrong. Apple are liable for an Apple product under EU consumer law. The consumer law only applies if there is a manufacturing defect and Apple issue a repair program, like the Radeon GPU failures on . Apple Products and Consumer Laws in the United Kingdom. Under consumer laws in the UK, consumers are entitled to a free of charge repair or replacement, discount or refund by the seller, of defective goods or goods which do not conform with the contract of sale.


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In many respects the consumer is supposed to be the ultimate beneficiary of the process of market integration in Europe, but the EC Treaty has never included an elaborate recognition of how the EU serves the consumer interest.

This highly esteemed book, now in a brand new edition, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the subject, explaining the evolution of consumer law and policy in the EC.

"Introduction: EU consumer and contract law at a crossroads?" published on 30 Sep by Edward Elgar Publishing. EU consumer law is the core of European private law. In recent years, it has been subject to spectacular decisions by the European Court of Justice, with important consequences for the private law of Member States.

Foundations of Eu Food Law and Policy: Ten Years of the European Food Safety Authority by Alberto Alemanno (Other Contributor) This volume presents the viewpoints of academics, food lawyers, industry and consumer representatives as well as those of EU policymakers on the first ten years of activity of one of the most prominent European agencies.

The contributors to the Consumer Law & Policy blog are lawyers and law professors who practice, teach, or write about consumer law and policy.

The blog is hosted by Public Citizen Litigation Group, but the views expressed here are solely those of the individual contributors (and don't necessarily reflect the views.

This Policy Book is assembled in dictionary form and may be used in conjunction with the Meat and Poultry Inspection Regulations and the Meat and Poultry Inspection Manual, Directives and Notices. It is a composite of policy and day-to-day labeling decision, many of. Head of the Institute of European and Consumer Law (VIEW) in Bamberg.

Studies of law and sociology in Mainz, Lausanne/Geneva (Switzerland), Giessen and Hamburg. Consultancies for OECD in Paris, UNEP Geneva Switzerland/Nairobi Kenya and CI (Consumers Format: Hardcover. The EU's consumer law and policy is an attempt to have the best of both worlds - a liberalised yet properly regulated trading space for Europe This highly esteemed book, now in a brand new edition, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the subject, explaining the evolution of consumer law and policy in the EU in terms of both legislative and judicial : Stephen Weatherill.

EU s consumer law and policy is an attempt to have the best of both worlds - a liberalised yet properly regulated trading space for Europe This highly esteemed book, now in a brand new edition, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the subject, explaining the evolution of consumer law and policy in the EU in terms of both legislative and judicial activity.

Consumer Protection in the EU Page 4 of 21 Rights of the European Union confirms the importance of consumer protection, stating that Union policies shall ensure a high level of consumer protection.4 The notion of consumer There is no consistent and uniform definition of consumer in EU law File Size: KB.

In recent years, EU consumer law has been subject to spectacular decisions by the European Court of Justice, with important consequences for the private law of Member States. Currently, it is under scrutiny by the EC Commission, which has just published a proposal for the revision of important aspects.

Previous edition: published as EC consumer law and policy. London: Longman, Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Contents: Preface 1. The Evolution of Consumer Policy in the European Union 2. Negative Law and Market Integration 3. The Law and Practice of Harmonization 4.

Market Transparency and Consumer Protection 5. The book also situates EC consumer law and policy within its broader social, political and economic context, providing a window to a range of wider issues (and tensions) relating to Community regulatory strategies and their effect on the member : Stephen Weatherill.

Traditionally, consumer law has played an instrumental role in the EU as a tool for market integration. There are now signs in the new EU legal framework and jurisprudence that suggest this may be changing.

These changes can be seen in recent court cases and, above all, the Lisbon Treaty and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights. The European Union also has consumer protection directives, such as Directive /29/EC on Unfair Commercial Practices, which aims to boost consumer confidence and facilitate cross-border trade.

The EU forbids misleading and aggressive marketing and exploitation of. European consumer agenda. In the European Commission adopted the European consumer agenda, that identifies the key measures needed to empower consumers and to maximise their participation.

The agenda outlines the strategic vision on consumer policy. The European Consumer Centre in your country can help if you have a problem with goods you bought in or from another EU country. For more detailed information about your rights under national law, check the specific rules on legal guarantees and commercial .6.

Overview of "positive" Integration measures of EC consumer law and policy 36 V. The position of the consumer under the law of EC directives 38 1. Prevalence of directives in EU consumer policy 38 2. Legal effects of directives 39 VI.

Consumer concepts in Community law 45 1. The "informed consumer. Consumer law and policy has developed significantly since the first edition of this book.

This fully revised edition takes into account these developments while maintaining much of the structure of the earlier edition. This edition includes material on the effects of globalisation, the many European initiatives, the growth of a new regulatory state in the UK and changes in the theory and.