EU Judgment on Misleading Car Prices

It has become evident that many car manufacturers in Europe mislead consumers about the new vehicle prices. The information provided to consumers when buying automobiles has proven to be a delicate question. ECJ Judgement on Promotion and Advertising On July 7th, the EU Court of Justice put down a judgment on a case coming from Germany. It[…]

EU to Stimulate e-commerce Growth

The EU Internal Market is not doing as better as it should, as far as e-commerce is concerned. Consequently, consumers are stripped of the benefits of shopping online. As a response, at the end of May 2016, the EU Commission released a set of proposals to encourage cross border e-commerce within the EU. Low cross-border consumer[…]

Online Dispute Resolution for Consumers

In the beginning of 2016, the EU Regulation on online resolution for consumer disputes (EU) No 524/2013 came into force. The Regulation The Regulation aims at diminishing the barriers for cross-border shopping and selling within the European Union. The new Regulation creates a simple, efficient, fast and low-cost way for resolving disputes arising from the sale of goods[…]