18 Dec

Is Your Advertising Breaching the Codes?

Have you been misled by Groupon? If your answer is yes, then you are not alone. Many have and have complained about just this to

11 Dec

Do You Sell or Advertise to Consumers Electronically (Internet, SMS)?

The Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (the ‘ECRs’) apply if you supply information society services (‘ISSs’). ISSs normally include any service provided on request

27 Nov

Public Sector Information: What’s New?

Under the Public Sector Re-Use Directive (2003) the European Parliament and Council introduced a minimum harmonisation of the rules and practices of Member States in

16 Nov

The New Consumer Rights Directive puts Consumer Trust at the Forefront…

Background: The new Consumer Rights Directive was the main current legislative initiative in consumer policy when the Commission presented its proposal in October 2008. It

15 Nov

Changes to Homelessness Law

The Localism Act 2011 introduced some major changes to the way in which homelessness is approached by local authorities in England. While local authorities still