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Consumer Law Update: Slow Pace Of EU Law Implementation In Ireland Shown By Package Travel Directive
The European Commission (the "Commission") recently referred Ireland to the European Court of Justice (the "Court") ...
European Union
10 Apr 2019
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Update For Operators: ComReg Strategy Statement 2019-2021 Consultation
ComReg has recently published a draft Strategy Statement for Electronic Communications Services for 2019 – 2021 and is seeking input from stakeholders on ComReg's vision for the sector...
Ireland
18 Mar 2019
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Merger Control: Issues And Recommendations In Advance Of The Brexit Deadline
EU, Competition and Regulatory partners Helen Kelly and Kate McKenna discuss Merger Control issues and their recommendations for companies in advance of the Brexit deadline, in particular relating to the UK CMA ...
European Union
13 Mar 2019
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Representative Actions In Consumer Litigation: Dawn Of A New Era?
The European Commission (the "Commission") has published a draft Directive[1] which, if implemented, would introduce, for the first time in Ireland, a style of class action litigation by consumers against corporates.
Ireland
4 Dec 2018
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Consumer Law Update: CCPC Launches Guide For Online Retailers
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") has recently launched a guide to assist businesses selling online to comply with their consumer law obligations.
European Union
20 Nov 2018
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The CCPC Recommends Grocery Regulator
The CCPC has recommended that a new dedicated grocery sector regulator be established in light of the proposed EU Directive on Unfair Trading Practices (COM (2018)173) (the "Directive").
Ireland
5 Nov 2018
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Unfair Terms In Consumer Contracts – About Time For A ‘Health Check'?
The European Commission has recently actively confronted behaviours of large multinationals which it views as threatening the rights of European consumers
Ireland
5 Nov 2018
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Conditional Clearance Of Trinity Mirror Acquisition
The Irish competition regulator has this week cleared a media merger, subject to a behavioural remedy of ‘ring-fencing'.
Ireland
23 Sep 2018
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CCPC Publishes Inaugural Annual Report
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ("CCPC") published its first Annual Report for the period 31 October to 31 December 2015 (the "Report").
Ireland
12 Dec 2016
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Dawn Raids - Are You Ready?
EU and Irish regulators, including the CCPC and the European Commission, are empowered to conduct "dawn raids" in order to gather evidence for competition law investigations.
Ireland
5 Oct 2016
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EU Proposal For Greater Fire Power For Consumer Law Regulators
The European Commission has recently proposed a reform of Regulation 2006/2004 on cooperation in consumer protection matters.
European Union
6 Jul 2016
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Putting The Reg Into Tech
Fintech as a concept can be viewed as having two intertwined and converging strands - traditional financial services companies using technology to improve and deliver their services to their customers...
Ireland
8 Jun 2016
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Proposed Reform Of Consumer Insurance Contracts
The Law Reform Commission has published its long-awaited report on consumer insurance contracts, including a draft Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2015.
Ireland
29 Oct 2015
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Public Consultation On Draft Grocery Regulations
The Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation is running a public consultation on draft regulations including new rules for commercial arrangements between certain grocery businesses that are active in Ireland.
Ireland
3 Feb 2015
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European Union Law Update
The draft text of a new EU Data Protection Regulation was approved by the European Parliament in March 2014.
European Union
1 Sep 2014
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Consumers And The Brussels I Regulation
In Harkin v Towpik & Others1 the Irish High Court considered an application brought by the defendants, among other things, to set aside the service of the summons on them on the grounds that the court had no jurisdiction to hear and determine the plaintiff's claim, as claimed under the EU Brussels I Regulation (44/2001).
Ireland
19 Aug 2013
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New Rules Considered On Small Print In Consumer Contracts
The Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation has recently published a consultation paper on the regulation of small print consumer contracts.
Ireland
25 Apr 2013
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Teeth Whitening Protection - A New Reason To Smile?
A new EU Council Directive was passed in the final quarter of 2011, which will control the use of hydrogen peroxide in teeth whitening products. The aim of the new Directive is to heighten patient awareness and safety in terms of the provision of teeth whitening treatments.
Ireland
2 May 2012
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