Mondaq Latin America: Consumer Protection
Marval O'Farrell & Mairal
A ruling from the Argentine Commercial Court of Appeals declared Consumer Protection Law No. 24,240 applicable over the specific provisions for works contracts.
Marval O'Farrell & Mairal
Law No. 5672 was published in the Official Gazette of the City of Buenos Aires on December 13, 2016. It regulates and establishes new obligations to be complied with by those companies...
Alfaro-Abogados
Argentina's National Drug, Food and Medical Technology Administration (ANMAT) has issued a resolution forbidding the use of antibacterial substances in products for personal hygiene...
Clarke, Modet & Co
Temos o prazer de informar-lhes que nos diários de Marcas do dia 23 de Novembro foram publicados as disposições Nº M-2.150, do dia 18 de novembro e Nº M-2.153 do dia 22 de novembro.
Salusse Marangoni Advogados
A lei entrará em vigor após 60 (sessenta) dias de sua publicação no diário oficial.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados
A decisão determinou, ainda, que o FNDE proceda a reabertura dos lotes fechados em 13/8/2015, a fim de viabilizar a utilização dos certificados para pagamento dos tributos com vencimento em 20/8/2015.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados
Na última sexta-feira, dia 11 de setembro de 2015, foi comemorado os 25 anos da promulgação do Código de Defesa do Consumidor.​
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados
No julgamento do Recurso Especial nº 1.479.039-MG, realizado no último dia 6/10/2015, a Segunda Turma do Superior Tribunal de Justiça alterou seu entendimento sobre o tema da diferenciação...
Demarest
It is known the natural wear of a product and the need to replace it with time is normal.
Demarest
The recall in Brazil is the process by which the manufacturer or service provider has the obligation to recall any product or service which may pose any risk to the safety or health.
Demarest
The Consumer Protection Code is soon to turn 25. This law brought indisputable advances in the protection of consumer rights, especially as regards protection of consumers' health, a social right provided for in article 196 of the Brazilian Federal Constitution and supplemented by article 2, Law no. 8.080/90, which sets up the conditions for health promotion, protection and recovery, as well as the organization and operation of corresponding services.
Demarest
After intense criticism and almost half of its articles vetoed, Bill no. 5120 intended to regulate the activities of tourism agencies in Brazil was finally passed into Law (no. 12974/2014) by the President of the Republic.
Demarest
Under the Consumer Protection Law, the piercing of the corporate veil is an issue that still raises controversies - in view of its significant practical effects, especially to suppliers - and involves the following questions: is it necessary to exist fraud or abuse of right by the partners ..
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Colombian Ministry of Health is working on a Resolution Project to adjust the evaluation procedure of labeling and packaging of cigarettes, tobacco and products containing tobacco.
Dentons
The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) recently defined the rules applicable to loyalty programs in Colombia.
Mesa & Mesa Abogados
In view of the growing integration of international markets, an aspect to be taken into account by multinational companies exporting their products to Latin America is the regulations applicable...
QIL+4 Abogados
El Congreso de la República recientemente aprobó la Ley de Alimentación Escolar 16-2017, iniciativa que data de 2015.
Guanes, Heisecke & Piera
A partir de la distinción en el tratamiento jurídico que existe en materia de protección al consumidor y en materia de defensa de la competencia, en este artículo realizaremos una breve compilación legislativa existente en los países de la región.
Galante & Martins
El Poder Ejecutivo reglamentó la contribución especial que deben aportar los egresados de la UDELAR y del nivel terciario de UTU y de la UTEC, el cual está destinado...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On November 4, 2014 an e-commerce bill passed the first round of debate in the Venezuelan Congress pending a second debate before the bill is enacted into law
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Carey
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Dentons
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