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Holding Redlich
All businesses must strictly comply with Australian consumer law and ensure they clearly let consumers know their rights.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Liability for misleading or deceptive conduct claims pursuant to section 18 of the ACL cannot be excluded by contract.
Langlois lawyers, LLP
On November 15, 2017, the Act mainly to modernize rules relating to consumer credit and to regulate debt settlement service contracts, high-cost credit contracts and loyalty program...
Stikeman Elliott LLP
In Bernstein v. Peoples Trust Company, the Court transmitted "a salutary message… to Class Counsel that they should not over-plead their case and that they should make appropriate admissions or concessions."
Miller Thomson LLP
In July 2017, a 15-year-old boy named Jeremiah Perry drowned in Algonquin Park while on a canoe trip with his high school.
Babin Bessner Spry LLP
Ontario may soon have a new option for those wanting to become lawyers without ending up in unmanageable amounts of debt.
Van Bael & Bellis
On 11 April 2018, the European Commission (the "Commission") published a new proposal on representative actions for the protection of the collective interests of consumers ...
Nishith Desai Associates
Private sector is making immense contribution to K-12 education sector. However, our laws still require schools to be set up by a not-for-profit structure, such as a trust or society.
Aansprakelijkheidsrecht. Op een notaris rust een ministerieplicht. De ministerieplicht houdt in dat een notaris verplicht is opgedragen werkzaamheden te verrichten ...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
In 2014 Oman promulgated, by Royal Decree No. 66/2014, the new Consumer Protection Law setting out the general requirements for consumer protection and aiming to combat monopolistic behavior towards consumers.
Wrigleys Solicitors
We take a look at the evidence provided to the House of Commons Education Select Committee on 'Educating The North'
Redcliffe Partners
On 10 July 2018, the Parliament of Ukraine adopted at the second reading bill No. 5448 "On general principles and requirements to organic production, trade and labeling of organic production".
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Vermont has enacted a new law that arguably requires marketers to do even more than ROSCA and California when signing up consumers to an automatically renewing agreement.
Duane Morris LLP
In practice, the tour requirement receives varied compliance.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On July 5 and 6, 2018, the U.S. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ...
Cooley LLP
On June 27 the California Senate and Assembly unanimously approved the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), and Governor Jerry Brown signed it into law the same day.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On June 20, 2018, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that he had nominated Kathleen Kraninger to serve as Director of the U.S. Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
On June 28, 2018, California Governor, Jerry Brown, approved Assembly Bill 375 (the "Law"). The intention of the consumer privacy Law is to provide businesses with a blueprint on how to handle consumers' personal data.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
On July 1, 2018, California Senate Bill No. 313 went into effect. The Amended Law revised Section 17602 of California's Business and Professions code, requiring businesses to adapt to a stricter Automatic Renewal Law.
Cooley LLP
On June 29, the Department of Education announced the portion of the proposed distance education rule relating to authorization of foreign locations of domestic institutions went into effect on July 1, 2018.
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