Consumer Rights Law

Arrested Development: Consumer Protection in Ghana – Modern Ghana

then where the law does not pick on rights the latter could have a problem with enforcement in law. That is to say that consumer protection laws that are not derived from basic consumer rights render consumer rights as mere … Continue reading

Christ the Savior Cathedral Fund complains against consumer rights activists –

On July 24, the Consumer Rights Protection Society asked the prosecutor’s office … Patriarchate of Moscow had been exempted from profit tax and if it was within the law to omit its proceeds from the sale of religious items, jewelry, … Continue reading

How The Apple-Samsung Lawsuit Could Hurt Consumers – Huffington Post

The Korean company claims rights to things like “emailing photos from … Of course, there is a point to patent law. “As a consumer, you want to believe in patents to encourage innovation,” Sweeney, the IP lawyer, said.

UAE portals told to post consumer protection helpline number on their websites – Gulf News

Online shoppers across the UAE are protected by the consumer protection law and the government will take action if consumers’ rights have been breached Omar Bushahab, Chief Executive Officer of the Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection He added …

China consumer group blacklists Apple – CNET News

Apple’s current policies may impede on Chinese consumer rights and protection laws. Apparently, there have also been cases of complaints made against the company due to product damage occurred in transit — which Apple takes no responsibility for.

Apple blacklisted by Chinese consumer watchdog – The Register

There have also been complaints about Apple’s refusal to accept responsibility for any damage to a product incurred in transit – which apparently impinges on Chinese consumer rights laws. Time will tell whether such grievances affect consumer …

Should Congress revise our nation’s gun laws? No – Denver Post

Today, guns are the most stringently regulated consumer product in the United States … keep guns out of the wrong hands are complemented by new laws that protect the self-defense rights of the law-abiding: repealing an old law which had … Continue reading

Open Rights Group and Others Try Fixing the Digital Economy Act – Zeropaid

Despite the fact that the hugely controversial Digital Economy Act (DEA), a law that ushered in a three strikes … on Ofcom produce a revised Code which will respect legitimate consumer rights and help businesses and public bodies to continue … Continue reading


The Government has two years to bring the European Consumer Rights Directive into law but may speed the process if it receives widespread public backing. The directive overhauls European consumer laws which pre-date the internet and have left shoppers …

UPDATE 1-Belgacom posts Q2 miss on soccer rights costs – Reuters

Belgacom said the result at its consumer unit was also affected by regulation and an adjustment to take into account a change in the Belgian telecom law. At the group level … but lost those rights to cable rivals Telenet … Continue reading