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Online shopping: banning unjustified geo-blocking and discrimination practices [European Parliament impact 2014-2019]

Erasmus+ is the European Union’s programme dedicated to education, training, youth and sport. It is one of the best-known EU initiatives, but many think Erasmus+ is only for university students who go to study for a few months in another European university. Continue reading

Online shoppers [What Europe does for you]

Like many of us, you probably shop online. The use of devices connected to the internet like computers, mobile phones and tablets to buy goods (e.g. clothes and toys), access digital content (movies, e-books), and book services (e.g. hotel booking, car rental) online is increasing. Continue reading

People unhappy with their purchase [What Europe does for you]

Have you have ever bought something that you weren’t happy with when you got home? If so, EU rules provide you with a certain set of rights. Continue reading

Consumer sale of goods [EU Legislation in Progress]

On 22 February 2018, the European Parliament’s Committee for the Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO) adopted its report on the Commission proposal for a new directive on the consumer sale of goods. Continue reading

Consumer protection aspects of mobile payments

Written by Jana Valant Over the next few years, mobile commerce in Europe is expected to grow at an average compound annual rate of 42%. The way in which consumers purchase goods and services is changing significantly as new technologies permit the development of an increasing number of cashless payment solutions. There are various forms … Continue reading

Common European Sales Law

6 language versions available in PDF format Gemeinsames Europäisches Kaufrecht Normativa común de compraventa europea Droit commun européen de la vente Diritto comune europeo della vendita Wspólne europejskie przepisy dotyczące sprzedaży Common European sales law The proposed Common European Sales Law (CESL) is intended to create a uniform set of contract rules available to traders … Continue reading

Achats dans l’UE: faciliter le règlement des litiges

6 language versions available in PDF format Einkäufe in der EU: Erleichterung der Streitbeilegung Purchasing in the EU: Making it easier to resolve disputes Consumo en la UE: hacia una solución de litigios más sencilla Acquisti nell’UE: agevolare la composizione delle controversie Zakupy w UE: ułatwienie rozstrzygania sporów Achats dans l’UE: faciliter le règlement des … Continue reading

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