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Directive article Reference Bull. Ass. – De Verz., 2008, nr. 364, p. 261-268
Country Belgium Legal Literature date 2007
Author STEENNOT, R. and VAN DEN STEEN, L. Author initial
Title EN An application in the insurance sector of the unfair commercial practices rules, the rules on financial services at a distance and combined offer URL EN N/A
Title NL Een toepassing van de regelen inzake oneerlijke handelspraktijken, financiële diensten op afstand en het gezamenlijk aanbod in de verzekeringssector URL NL N/A

Head note

This article discusses two cases relating to car insurance publicity, concerning claims of misleading actions and misleading omissions.

The authors summarize the facts of the case and illustrate the decision of the Court through a brief explanation of the relevant provisions of the Belgian Trade Practices Act. They agree with the position of the Court.

General note

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