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Title The European unfair commercial practices directive : impact, enforcement strategies and national legal systems / edited by Willem Van Boom, Leiden University, the Netherlands ; Amandine Garde, University of Liverpool, UK ; Orkun Akseli, Durham University, UK
Published Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 271 pages)
Series Markets and the law
Markets and the law.
Contents Introduction / Willem H. van Boom, Amandine Garde and Orkun Akseli -- UK implementation of the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive / Marios Koutsias and Chris Willett -- Pre-emption of national prohibitions of sale below cost : some reflections on EU law between the past and future / Bert Keirsbilck -- The blacklist of unfair commercial practices : the black sheep, red herring or white elephant of the unfair commercial practices directive? / Monika Namyslowska -- The vulnerable consumer in the UCPD and other provisions of EU law / Marine Friant-Perrot -- Can the UCP Directive really be a vector of legal certainty? / Amandine Garde -- The interaction between the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive and self-regulation : the case of codes of conduct / Charlotte Pavillon -- A common approach to the enforcement of unfair commercial practices and unfair contract terms / Hans-W. Micklitz -- Law and economics of enforcing misleading advertising laws : incentives of bona and mala fide traders assessed / Franziska Weber -- Private or public enforcement of the UCP Directive? Sanctions and remedies to prevent unfair commercial practices / Dörte Poelzig
Summary Bringing together leading experts in the comparative law and consumer law domain, the book discusses the impact of the 2005 Unfair Commercial Practices Directive, or UCPD, and whether the many possible issues identified at its inception have been borne out in practice. The volume examines the various policy developments, the growing body of case law, the decisions of relevant national enforcement authorities, as well as the legislative debates which have surrounded the implementation of the UCPD in Member States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject European Parliament. Unfair Commercial Practices Directive.
Competition, Unfair -- European Union countries
Consumer protection -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries
LAW -- Military.
Competition, Unfair
Consumer protection -- Law and legislation
Oneerlijke mededinging.
Europees recht.
European Union countries
Form Electronic book
Author Boom, Willem van, editor
Garde, Amandine, author, editor.
Akseli, N. Orkun (Nazim Orkun), editor.
ISBN 9781472423412